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Find out how the Bariatric and Metabolic Institutes's multidisciplinary team helps improve quality of life through innovative surgery and comprehensive weight management.
We are now offering a new, nonsurgical procedure for weight loss.
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Bariatric Surgical and Nonsurgical Procedures
For many severely overweight men and women, weight-loss surgery is often the best and safest option for long-term weight loss. Weight-loss surgery has also proven successful in resolving or improving conditions that often accompany obesity, including diabetes, high blood pressure and depression.
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Nonsurgical Weight Management Program
The Weight Management Program at UC San Diego Health provides specialized, structured weight management skill development through coaching, practice and feedback. We offer a clinic-based weight-loss program, as well as an at-home weight-loss program to help you meet your individual weight-loss goals.
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Bariatric Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes
Bariatric surgery can help lower blood sugar, eliminate the need for medications, and improve diabetes-related health problems in people with type 2 diabetes who are affected by obesity. Surgical procedures we commonly perform include sleeve gastrectomy, gastric banding and gastric bypass.
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