Bariatric Center at Providence Program Update
In addition to the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and LAP-BAND procedures, Providence
now offers Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy. This procedure offers patients a less invasive
alternative to gastric bypass; and by providing three surgical options, we can tailor our
treatment plan to better meet patients' needs. We also believe in providing more than
just a surgical solution: with pre and post op counseling, personalized nutrition programs,
ongoing support groups and follow-up care, it is our goal to promote safe and lasting
The Comprehensive Bariatric Center at Providence is now accepting Medicare.
Surgical weight loss is truly changing the lives of many Central Texans; for more
information about services provided by The Comprehensive Bariatric Center at
Providence, please contact Program Coordinator Melissa Green at (254) 751-4300.