Bariatric Surgery: A clinical weight loss option

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October 1, 2019

North Memorial Health Bariatric Surgery patients lose an average of 89 pounds.

facts about bariatricsOur accredited Bariatric & Metabolic Surgical Weight Loss Program offers minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery and robotic surgery to reduce post-surgery discomfort. As an accredited center, we meet the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care. We offer integrated support programs that work seamlessly with primary care providers and specialists to ensure patients are cared for holistically before, during and after surgery. When medically safe and possible, patients who are doing well can safely be discharged in under 12 hours with close follow up and home visits by our community paramedics.

Interested patients can attend our free Weight Loss Surgery Classes that: 

  • Provide information on different types of surgeries available
  • Explain benefits and risks of surgery and lifestyle changes needed to be successful
  • Meet three times a month – view class schedule here


Check out tips on initiating the weight loss talk with your patients in this video.

To learn more, call 763-581-5355 or visit