Weight Loss Surgery in Fargo, ND

Thinking about weight loss surgery?

Perhaps you've tried everything, but you're still on that frustrating rollercoaster – gain some, lose some, gain again…

Maybe you've learned the health dangers of obesity and have begun to experience them – diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, sleep apnea and others.

Or possibly you're just tired of an inactive, declining life. Your size holds you back and you're not the person you want to be. Plus there's the future to think about – you want to be here for your children and their children.

Welcome to Sanford Weight Loss Surgery Program! Sanford offers:

  • Extensive experience – more than 5,000 procedures in 35 years.
  • Documented results – 75-80% of excess weight loss two years after operation.
  • Proven excellence – designated as a national Bariatric Center of Excellence.
  • Impressive safety record – greater than 99.9 percent survival rate (the national average is 98 to 99 percent).
  • Lifelong support – an expert team for every step of your weight loss journey, including years after surgery.
  • You deserve a happy, healthy life. And you deserve a program you can trust.

Your Weight Loss Team

Your journey will include several key passages: an initial consultation, months of education and preparation, surgery and recovery, and finally a new, healthy way of life. At every step of the way, you'll meet specifically trained professionals who will work with you. All share a common goal: your lifelong success. View your weight loss team members.

Considering Surgery

Do you struggle with severe obesity? You've tried this diet, then the next, only to have the weight come back. If you're ready for permanent change, now is the time to learn more about weight loss surgery.

Preparing for Surgery

You've made the decision: Weight loss surgery offers your best hope for long-term success in the battle against severe obesity. What's the next step? Find out everything you need to know – and do – to prepare for surgery.

Life After Surgery

You've done it! You completed every step to prepare for surgery – it took months of work. The surgery went well and now you're ready to continue down the road to success. Use these tools and tips for lifelong success

Why Choose Sanford?

Many hospitals today offer weight loss surgery. How do you choose? Begin by asking questions about experience, results, safety and support. Begin by choosing a program that's designated as a national Bariatric Center of Excellence.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will my skin sag? What happens to my stomach? Get answers to the most frequently asked questions about weight loss surgery.

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Weight Loss Success Stories

Weight Loss Success Stories

Real-life stories of people who have found a solution to their serious weight problem through our weight loss surgical program.

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