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Bariatric Surgery Program

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Join us for a free 60-minute orientation seminar. You'll learn more about nutrition, obesity and the surgical procedure we use. Seminars are the second Wednesday of the month at 5:00 p.m. as well as every fourth Saturday virtually at 11:00 a.m.. Please call us to schedule and get more information.

Individuals who are considering bariatric surgery must follow these steps:

  • Attend a seminar┬álive online or in-person
  • Surgeon consultation.
  • Verify insurance coverage for sleeve gastrectomy surgery.
  • Complete a psychiatric evaluation.
  • Participate in a medically supervised weight-management program and document a one to five-year weight history.
  • Lab and imaging studies.
  • Pre-surgical consultations with a cardiologist, a pulmonologist, or other specialists may be necessary.
  • Obtain medical clearance.

Seminar Location:

Medical Pavilion
1125 Hospital Drive,
Toledo, OH 43614

To register, contact Caitlin Pelland at or call 419.383.4399.

Schedule an Appointment

Call today and schedule your appointment with our team.


Directions and Parking

  • Department of Surgery
  • UT Medical Center
  • 3000 Arlington Ave., Toledo, OH 43614 Floor 2-B

Valet parking available

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Last Updated: 7/17/24