Surgical Weight-Loss Center at Denver Health

Weight-loss surgery, called bariatric surgery, is used to help severely obese patients — patients weighing more than 100 pounds over their ideal body weight — lose weight and regain their health. 

Denver Health, the hospital you know and trust, has an experienced team of weight-loss experts who provide an individualized experience that leads to long-term weight-loss success. 

Discover a New Life! 

Bariatrics PatientwithBeforePhotoWeight-loss surgery can change your life. Imagine being able to keep up with your kids, take less medication, breathe without wheezing, and improve your health altogether. Start working toward bariatric surgery today!

Comprehensive Accreditation

Denver Health has received a Comprehensive Center accreditation for its bariatric program from the American College of Surgeons (ACS), Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®) in partnership with the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery is the largest non-profit medical organization in the world dedicated to metabolic and bariatric surgery, and obesity-related diseases and conditions.

Conditions & Treatments

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • High triglycerides
  • Sleep apnea
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease - overview
  • Gallstones
  • Low back pain
  • Infertility in men
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Infertility in women
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery
  • Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - open surgery
  • Roux-en-Y gastric bypass - laparoscopic surgery
  • Vertical sleeve gastrectomy - laparoscopic
  • Vertical sleeve gastrectomy - open