Why choose us?
The Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery program at Carolinas Medical Center-Mercy is helping patients win their battle with obesity. We offer a comprehensive, team-based approach that will support you every step of the way. Our goal is to help you conquer obesity related health problems and achieve safe and sensible weight loss for the rest of your life.
What sets us apart:
- The only Adolescent Weight Management Program in the region to offer comprehensive services in managing childhood obesity.
- Free weight loss informational seminars held multiple times a month across the region.
- Non-surgical options: A weight management program designed for patients who are pursuing a non-surgical option for healthy weight loss.
- Experience. Our bariatric surgeons perform more than 250 weight-loss surgeries each year and our excellent surgical outcomes exceed the national average.
- Comprehensive team approach. A team of experts in many disciplines including nutritionists, psychologists, registered nurses and surgeons, all working to develop a comprehensive plan for each patient we treat.
- Support every step of the way. Monthly support groups and individual counseling provides a forum for patients to share their stories, struggles and support throughout this journey.
- Designated Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
- Nationally recognized and rated first in North Carolina for disease-specific care in bariatrics
- State of the art bariatric surgery wing. Patient rooms provide a soothing environment for recovery, as well as the latest technology in care. From expedited lab results to advanced imagery systems, the high quality of patient care helps decrease the patients’ length of stay.
Advanced Bariatric Care in the Carolinas
Our surgeons use minimally invasive techniques for a faster recovery, smaller incisions and fewer complications, allowing most patients to leave the hospital in as little as one to two days; most patients can return to work shortly after their surgery.
Take the first step towards a healthier lifestyle and attend a FREE informational seminar on bariatric surgery.
We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for your interest.
Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery at CMC-Mercy
Carolinas Weight Management
2608 East 7th Street
Charlotte, NC 28207