Our bariatric surgeons and weight management care teams know how difficult it can be to lose weight. At Ascension Medical Group - Bariatric Institute of Wisconsin in Waukesha County, we take the time to get to know you. We listen to understand your health concerns. Then, we create a personalized weight loss plan that’s right for you. From diet and exercise to surgery and recovery, we’re here with you every step of the way.
Your weight loss journey starts with attending an interactive virtual weight loss seminar. Our seminars help you learn about your weight loss options, what to expect, how to modify your lifestyle and more. Attend one of our virtual interactive seminars on the third Wednesday and fourth Thursday of every month. During the seminar, our experienced doctors or care team members will explain each step of the weight loss process, what to expect, and share success stories from people who have been through our weight loss programs. Call 262-785-7770 to register.
Weight loss before and after surgery
You will have a network of support before, during and after your weight-loss surgery. During your journey, you’ll have follow-up visits with your doctor and care team at a location near you. At Ascension in Wisconsin, we also offer bariatric support groups, exercise and fitness programs that fit your capabilities and weight-loss counseling. Your success is important to us.
Weight loss programs and procedures
At Ascension Medical Group - Bariatric Institute of Wisconsin, we offer many weight loss services, including:
- Biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch
- Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
- Vertical sleeve gastrectomy
- Revisions of previous weight loss surgeries
- Medically supervised weight management
- Medical nutrition therapy, counseling and support
- Gastric band adjustment, conversion and care
When you choose Ascension Medical Group - Bariatric Institute of Wisconsin for your weight loss program, you are choosing to get personalized care in a supportive environment. Your surgery will be done at Ascension Wisconsin SE Hospital - Elmbrook Campus. Our team of weight loss doctors, bariatric surgeons, dieticians and weight loss specialists work together with one goal in mind - to help you live a healthier and happier life.
Ascension Elmbrook’s bariatric program is the only American College of Surgeons (ACS) and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) accredited program in Waukesha County.