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Frequently Asked Questions about Weight Loss Surgery

One on One Consultation

Is weight loss surgery right for you? We offer a consultation with our bariatric surgeon to give you all the facts.

  • General overview of long-term weight loss surgical options
  • Evaluation to determine if you are a candidate for surgery (e.g., Vital signs and BMI)
  • Detailed review of your insurance benefits and preferred payment options (if available)
  • Click here to schedule an appointment with Dr. Jerome Schrapps. You can also call 409-839-LOSE (5673).