The Inova team of bariatric surgeons, formerly members of Bluepoint, are part of Inova's nationally recognized weight loss (bariatric) surgery program designed to meet your every need. Our surgical services are provided at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, which is a fully accredited Comprehensive Center for Bariatric Surgery. Our commitment is to you and to high-quality weight loss surgery.

What is Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery?

Bariatric surgery is a type of surgery to help you lose weight. It's a choice for some people who are obese and have not been able to lose weight with other methods.

Learn more about the different options for weight loss surgery:

Surgical treatment for obesity (Inova Health Library)

In addition to bariatrics, our board-certified general surgeons have honed their expertise in the areas of colon and rectal surgery, gallbladder surgery, hernia problems/surgery and treatments, and minimally invasive surgery.

Patient Stories

We are proud to have helped support hundreds of individuals on their weight loss journeys. Read the inspiring stories of just a few of our patients here: 

See patient testimonials

Watch Videos of Our Weight Loss Experts and Patient Success Stories

Dr. Amir Moazzez
Meet Dr. Amir Moazzez with Inova Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Rajev Nain
Meet Dr. Rajev Nain with Inova Medical Group Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Hamid Pourshojae
Meet Dr. Hamid Pourshojae with Inova Bariatric Surgery
Meg's Story
Kristia's Story
Craig's Story
Mary's Story
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Success Stories with Inova Weight Loss Services
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Lamar's Story

Free Webinars

We offer frequent webinars to help patients learn more about its weight loss programs. Participants will have a chance to meet bariatric surgeons and ask questions about their weight loss options.

Learn more and see schedules

We Are Not Just About Surgery

There are many elements that comprise a comprehensive approach to weight loss and wellness. Surgery is not always the best (and is rarely the first) option. We work with our patients to ensure that every aspect of their health is addressed, including:

  • Diabetes education and prevention
  • Overall wellness
  • Medical care
  • Endocrinology testing
  • Behavioral counseling