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:
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.
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:
Watch Videos of Our Weight Loss Experts and Patient Success Stories
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.
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