Treatment for Obesity

  • Medical Treatment for Obesity

    Medical treatment can help with weight loss if your own efforts are unsuccessful—or if you have a medical condition that makes it crucial to lose weight.

  • Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass Weight-Loss Surgery

    Roux-en-Y weight-loss surgery is a procedure that reduces the size of your stomach to a small pouch, reducing the amount of food you can take in.

  • Maintaining Weight Loss

    Keeping extra weight off needs effort and commitment, just as losing weight does.

  • Preventing Obesity in Children, Teens, and Adults

    Given the chronic diseases and conditions associated with obesity and the fact that obesity is difficult to treat, prevention is extremely important.

  • Gastric Restrictive Surgery

    Gastric restrictive surgery is a type of bariatric surgery or weight loss surgery. It limits the amount of food you can eat. This surgery may be used to treat severe obesity when diet, exercise, and medicine have failed.

  • Obesity Treatment Overview

    Whatever treatment plan a person follows, losing weight slowly will be more effective and healthy over the long-term.