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Our Approach

CHRISTUS Cabrini Hospital has designed a comprehensive program that provides surgical solutions and continued follow-up care for long-term weight loss success.

This surgery not only aids in weight loss, it can help improve or eliminate:

Here to Help

If you are seriously overweight (100 pounds or more) and frustrated by unsuccessful diets and weight loss programs, you need to know that it's not your fault.


Our Location

CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini
3330 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, Louisiana 71301

PH: 1-866-581-3627

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If This Is a Medical Emergency, Please Dial 911

NOTE: A representative from CHRISTUS Health will contact you between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CDT to help you schedule an appointment.

Treatments and Services

  • What is Weight Loss Surgery
  • Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAP-Band®)
  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Preparing for Weight Loss Surgery
  • Reverse Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery
  • Weight Loss Support Group

Our Team

James Parrish Central Louisiana Weight Loss Surger

James Parrish, M.D., F.A.S.C.

Bariatrics, Surgery