We have a care team that specializes in bariatric surgery and non-surgical weight loss at Ascension Via Christi Weight Management.
In Wichita, Ascension Via Christi's medical and surgical Weight Management programs are committed to improving your health by offering safe and structured programs for losing weight. Whether you choose HMR Program for Weight Management™ or become a candidate for bariatric surgery, we know that its successful long term weight management requires a commitment to a healthy lifestyle that continues long after the dieting is over.
Ascension Via Christi's philosophy is that safe and successful weight management is a matter of learning and practicing, not just willpower, so we teach new skills as you work toward measurable goals. Our program draws upon physicians, surgeons, psychologists, clinical dietitians, exercise physiologists, advanced practice and registered nurses, health educators and personal trainers to help you manage your weight, and improve your overall health and sense of well being.
Developed to be on the cutting edge of adult obesity treatment, Via Christi LIGHT is a physician-supervised weight-management program to help you Lose Inches and Gain Healthier Tomorrows.
At Via Christi LIGHT, we evaluate each patient for the specific reasons that make it difficult to lose weight or keep weight off, including metabolism, environment and motivation. Based on your individual medical and psychological characteristics, we create a personalized strategy to help you lose weight and get healthy!