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Your Bariatric Surgery Options print email

The Kennedy Bariatric Surgery Program offers 3 different weight-loss surgery options—all procedures are minimally invasive, which may result in less patient discomfort and a faster recovery.

It's important to understand that not all options are appropriate for everyone. Our surgical team will work with you to determine which procedure best fits your needs. This will depend on a combination of factors, including:

  • Your weight-loss goals
  • Your current health and BMI
  • Any prior abdominal surgeries

Learn more about your bariatric surgery options available at Kennedy:

Understanding the benefits of bariatric surgery

Whichever surgical procedure you undergo, you can expect to receive many of the benefits that bariatric surgery, in combination with dietary changes, can offer. By committing to bariatric surgery and its complementary lifestyle changes, you may be able to:

  • Improve:
    • Type 2 diabetes
    • Hypertension
    • gastrointestinal esophageal reflux disease (GERD)
    • orthopedic conditions, including arthritis and disc herniations
    • sleep apnea
  • Reduce your risk of:
    • many forms of cancer
    • heart disease
    • steatohepatitis (a type of liver disease)
  • Increase your life expectancy
  • Improve your quality of life

If you are considering weight-loss surgery, consider the Kennedy Bariatric Surgery Program. South Jersey's only bariatric program accredited by the American College of Surgeons, we provide a level of personalized, quality care that is unsurpassed in the region. Get to know our surgeons and staff. Find out why hundreds of South Jersey residents have chosen Kennedy for their weight-loss surgeries. 

*Disclaimer: The testimonials, statements, and opinions presented on our website are only applicable to the individuals depicted, and may not be representative of the experience of others. The testimonials are voluntary provided and are not paid, nor were they provided with free products, services, or any benefits in exchange for said statements. The testimonials are not indicative of future results or success of any other individuals. Kennedy Health cannot  and does not guarantee the medical outcome or the results of individuals utilizing the services provided by us. The testimonials and endorsements found on the site for the benefit of the site or individual services or procedures are, to the best of our knowledge, the true statements and beliefs of the individuals providing them. In short, surgery involves risk, results may vary, and outcomes are not guaranteed. 


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