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Meet Dr. Jerome Schrapps - Medical Director, CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Bariatric Center


The weight loss specialists at CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Bariatric Center are the most experienced in the region. Since 2007, they are the only bariatric center in Southeast Texas to have performed 1,000 bariatric surgeries. As a result, patients who once struggled with diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease caused by obesity are now leading happier and healthier lives.