Nurses assist in preoperative and postoperative assessments and are available to help patients coordinate with surgeons even when they are in the operating room.


Registered Dietitians are available for preoperative, postoperative and telephone support throughout your weight loss journey. They provide comprehensive bariatric nutritional assessment and guidance.


Licensed professional counselors are available preoperative, postoperative and by telephone. Behavioral Health counselors provide an initial evaluation to determine individual appropriateness for weight loss surgery. Our counselors are also available for ongoing services including long-term follow-up as needed.

* Although physicians listed on this website are members of the medical staff of one or more Methodist Healthcare hospitals, they are independent contractors who are self-employed. They are neither employees nor agents of those hospitals nor of Methodist Healthcare and, none of these hospitals nor Methodist Healthcare are responsible for any actions that these physicians take in their medical practice.