Bariatric Surgery SIG


We are an international network of academic and health care professionals with interest and expertise in high quality care and treatment for bariatric surgery patients.

OUR Goals

  • Broaden and disseminate the growing body of knowledge regarding gastric bypass surgery to members of the Academy, interested professionals, and the general public.
  • Promote standards of excellence in medical and psychological care of Bariatric surgery patients.
  • Promote pre-surgical screening and evaluation of Bariatric surgery candidates that will help effectuate the best possible patient outcomes.
  • Advance multidisciplinary treatment and post-operative care that will augment success and ensure long-term maintenance.

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