Southern Oregon Bariatric Center
Southern Oregon Bariatric Center is a partnership of Oregon Surgical Specialists and Rogue Regional Medical Center located in beautiful Medford, Oregon. We specialize in treating the unique problems and challenges of bariatric surgery patients offering medical expertise and a comprehensive staff of well-trained weight management professionals. Offering the Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, and Adjustable Banding, our specialized team of surgeons, clinicians, dieticians, fitness specialists, and counselors understand the unique problems and challenges of the morbidly obese patient. The result is a program that not only treats the patients’ condition but provides the support and education needed for them to succeed.
Optimizing laparoscopic techniques
Our surgeons are experts in the most current of bariatric surgery techniques including lap band surgery. Our goal is to provide the most appropriate personalized care in the least invasive manner possible. That is why our surgeons are leaders in laparoscopic surgery—the minimally invasive approach to surgery. Those patients who are candidates for this minimally invasive technique benefit from smaller incisions, reduced pain and scarring, and typically recover more quickly.
If you or someone you know is severely overweight, you certainly know how devastating it can be. Obesity takes its toll on health, self-esteem and relationships. People with obesity are at greater risk for many serious medical conditions including diabetes, sleep apnea and heart problems.
It is important to educate yourself on the life-changing procedures to decide if one of these surgical options is right for you. We’re here to answer all your questions and work with you to determine whether you are a candidate for bariatric surgery. This website will help provide you with a range of information on the process.