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Bariatric Surgery Center

If you’re struggling with obesity, you’re far from alone. According to the CDC, more than one-third (36.5%) of U.S. adults are morbidly obese, increasing their risk for heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain cancers, and keeping them from the active and happy life they deserve.

When You Can’t Lose Weight, Don’t Lose Hope

At Sansum Clinic’s Bariatric Surgery Center, it’s never too late to take control. As a nationally recognized Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence®, we integrate surgical technology, dietary and nutritional counseling, emotional support, and long-term follow-up care. We’ve helped hundreds in Santa Barbara, Lompoc, Santa Maria, Ventura, Bakersfield and beyond find life-changing success—and can help do the same for you through:

Minimally Invasive Techniques

Our medical weight loss clinic is led by board-certified surgeon,Marc Zerey, MD, who specializes in minimally invasive procedures, like laparoscopic gastric sleeve, gastric bypass and LAP-BAND® surgery. These techniques allow for greater precision, with less incision—which may mean less pain and a quicker recovery for you.

Dedicated Care Team

Dr. Zerey is backed by a team of bariatric specialists—including a hands-on dietitian, program coordinator, nurse specialist and more. Working closely with you and your primary care physician, we’ll create a personalized plan that promotes positive change, inside and out.

Total Support Through the Journey

Weight loss surgery is the start of a lifelong commitment to wellness—and we’re with you every step of the way. Our Bariatric Surgery Center offers extensive education prior to surgery, as well as post-operative monitoring, nutritional counseling and weight loss support groups to help ensure lasting success.

Start with a free orientation, hosted monthly by Dr. Zerey. He’ll walk through weight management and surgical solutions, and see if a bariatric procedure may be right for you.

Call (805) 898-3472 to RSVP or sign up for an upcoming weight loss surgery seminar.