The Bariatric Center at Brandon Regional Hospital, a part of Florida Bariatric Centers, offers a comprehensive approach to the effective management of obesity and the health related issues that often accompany obesity. Our multidisciplinary team consisting of a surgeon, registered dieticians, registered nurse and a bariatric coordinator will guide you on your surgical weight loss journey with compassion, understanding and support to help you live a healthier life.
To learn more about The Bariatric Center at Brandon Regional Hospital or to register for a seminar, call (813) 653-1065.
Who is a candidate for weight loss surgery?
Weight loss surgery is an option for individuals who:
- Are 100 pounds or more over ideal body weight or
- Have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or higher or
- Have a BMI of 35 to 39 with a diagnosed weight-related health problem, such as diabetes, high blood pressure or obstructive sleep apnea