Weight Loss Surgery Before-and-After Photos

Viewing before and after photographs of bariatric patients is a wonderful way to see how weight loss surgery can change your life. The individuals in the gallery below represent patients who have undergone a variety of procedures, including Lap Band surgery, gastric bypass surgery or gastric sleeve surgery.

Each bariatric surgery before and after patient photo featured in this gallery lists the surgeon's name, his/her location, contact information and website link should you desire to contact the surgeon for a consultation.

The Consumer Guide to Bariatric Surgery and the Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) are not in any way liable or responsible for the content or claims that appear on the external websites which are linked to from the "Before and After" section. Links to these external websites are provided only as a resource. We strongly encourage you to speak with a healthcare professional about your weight and health."

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Bariatric Specialists of North Carolina

Board-Certified General Surgeons
160 MacGregor Pines Drive
Suite 310
Cary, NC 27511
(800) 941-1594

Affiliations: Members of several medical organizations

Resources: Offer comprehensive weight loss surgery program

Approach: Focus on performing laparoscopic, less invasive surgery

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Dr. S. Garber
Dr. S. Holover
Dr. J. Angstadt
Dr. E. Sommer
Dr. N. Sekhar
Dr. J. Chiao

The New York Bariatric Group
1985 Crompond Road
Building C
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567
(800) 778-1427

Facility: Named a Center of Excellence by the ASMBS

Media: Featured on ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, the Dr. Oz Show and others

Training: Advanced fellowship training in laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery

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Dr. S. Garber
Dr. S. Holover
Dr. J. Angstadt
Dr. E. Sommer
Dr. N. Sekhar
Dr. J. Chiao

The New York Bariatric Group
48 Route 25A
SCMOB Suite 003
Smithtown, NY 11787
(800) 778-1427

Facility: Named a Center of Excellence by the ASMBS

Media: Featured on ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, the Dr. Oz Show and others

Training: Advanced fellowship training in laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery

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Dr. S. Garber
Dr. S. Holover
Dr. J. Angstadt
Dr. E. Sommer
Dr. N. Sekhar
Dr. J. Chiao

The New York Bariatric Group
200 Belle Terre Road
Suite 200
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
(800) 778-1427

Facility: Named a Center of Excellence by the ASMBS

Media: Featured on ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, the Dr. Oz Show and others

Training: Advanced fellowship training in laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery

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Arif Ahmad, MD, FACS, FRCS

Board-Certified General Surgeon
625 Belle Terre Road
Suite 202
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
(631) 689-0220

Training: Harvard fellowship-trained surgeon

Experience: More than 20 years of experience

Awards: Recognized as one of "America's Top Surgeons"

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