Can you remember a time when you weren't heavy?
Is your weight negatively affecting your health? Do you always feel hungry? Do you feel like food is a way to cope? Is excess weight keeping you from living a full life? Has a recent diagnosis had you fearing what might happen if you don't become a healthier version of yourself?
If trying to lose weight seems like a never-ending struggle and you're ready for lasting change, we're here to help.
When you visit the Bariatrics Center at Nebraska Medicine you'll find the tools and support you need to finally reach your weight-loss goals. Our supportive team is here to help you overcome your weight-loss challenges through non-surgical weight loss programs and bariatric surgery.
Why Choose Nebraska Medicine
- Living your life without limitations due to excess weight
- Finally feeling full after eating a healthy meal
- Having the energy to do the things you haven't been able to for so long
Whether its through our non-surgical weight-loss programs or bariatric surgery, we'll give you the tools and support you need to finally see the weight fall off quickly and stay off for good.
You can do this! Our team is here to support you every step of the way. We will believe in you, even when you have trouble believing in yourself.
Ready to Take the Next Step Towards Your New Life?
Learn how the Bariatrics Center at Nebraska Medicine can help you finally reach your weight-loss goals. Register to attend one of our upcoming information sessions by calling 402.559.9500.
Non-Surgical Weight-loss Programs
Interested in using diet, exercise and medication to achieve a healthy weight, resolve other health issues or prepare for bariatric surgery? We'll work with you to create a customized weight-loss program, which always includes lifestyle changes and may also include meal replacement, medicine, diet, exercise and counseling.
Surgical Weight-loss Procedures
We offer several options for patients who qualify for weight-loss surgery. While gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy are two of the most common, we will work with you to determine which procedure will most likely give you the best results.
We know that a successful transition to lifelong healthy living requires more than simply losing the weight. Our team includes medical nutritionists, an exercise specialist and a clinical psychologist to support your medical, physical and mental health throughout this process.
We also offer classes and consultations on a variety of topics, including: healthy eating, portion identification, healthy coping, physical activity planning, and the psychology of eating and weight loss.
Accreditations and Awards
The Bariatrics Center at Nebraska Medicine is the most comprehensive weight management program in the region, offering both surgical and medical weight-loss treatment options for obesity. It was also recently re-accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.
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Your New Life Starts Now
Learn how the Bariatrics Center at Nebraska Medicine can help you reach your weight-loss goals by calling 402.559.9500, or check out an upcoming free information session.