Why Choose Us

We’re passionate about surgical weight loss at St. Joseph Health of Bryan, Texas, and we care deeply about helping you make this transformation. As the only nationally-accredited Bariatric Center in our region, our program also meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care.

Our accreditation through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®) means our patients receive a multidisciplinary program, designed to support your outcome and long-term success. It also reflects our commitment to giving you the quality care you need before and after your procedure.

Our bariatric team is committed to helping you understand weight loss options and empowering you to make an informed decisions. Learn why St. Joseph Health is the best choice for your weight loss journey.

We are the Most Experienced

The only accredited surgical weight loss program in the Brazos Valley, we have a proven track record, having performed thousands of procedures. Our caring team of experienced surgeons, registered dietitians and physical therapists work collaboratively, adhering to best practice and strict standards in bariatric care to provide a consistently high standard of care for all patients.

We Help Patients Find the Right Fit

We design a personal approach to ensure your comfort and privacy, getting to know each patient personally, so we can fully assess his or her individual needs. We provide highly individualized care, delivered with respect and compassion. Your preferences will be respected by our team as you journey through this extremely important experience. Offering multiple treatment options, our experts will work with your insurance to verify eligibility.

We Provide a Safe, In-Hospital Experience

A hospital setting provides the maximum level of care and gives patients access to a full spectrum of care. Our commitment to quality care begins with highly-trained staff and surgeons, who participate in meetings throughout the year to review outcomes, supporting continuous improvement. Our practice also participates in a national data registry, designed to help us identify opportunities for improving the delivery of our care.

We Support Patients at Every Step

We evaluate, counsel and support our patients before, during, and after surgery. We understand that surgery is just the first step toward a better life. That’s why we are here for the duration to prepare patients for surgery, perform flawless procedures and then guide them through the post-surgery process of lifestyle change and planning to support weight loss, a healthy lifestyle change and long-term success. Knowledgeable support groups are available to help patients through the process, and patients can also take advantage of a Wellness Center membership as well as consultation with a registered dietitian.

The heartwarming testimonials of our bariatric patients tell the story best.
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We’d love to talk with you about your goals and desires for your life and the questions that are on your mind about bariatric surgery. The caring team at St. Joseph Health is excited to meet with you!

Featured Updates

8 Benefits of Bariatric Surgery Besides Weight Loss

JAN 18, 2021

When it comes to the benefits of bariatric surgery, there’s more than meets the eye! We asked Dr. John Mason, bariatric surgeon at St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital, to share the most common benefits his patients experience after a weight loss proc

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Hot Stuff: Exercising Safely in the Summer

JUL 01, 2019

As a Texan, you won’t let the rising temperatures keep you from doing what you love, including your exercise routine. However,...

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