Bariatric Surgery Program
At Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, we know how important it is for you to feel safe and comfortable throughout your weight loss journey. Choosing the right procedure with the right surgical team will give you the best opportunity for success.
Our team of surgeons and healthcare professionals is dedicated to helping you achieve your weight loss goals. If you are overweight, suffer from weight-related conditions, or have struggled to lose weight, you are not alone. More than 3,000 people have turned to Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare for life-changing weight loss procedures. Bariatric surgery is a life-changing procedure and should be carefully considered. Candidates are evaluated on multiple health factors, including physical and emotional well-being. It is also important to consider your financial obligations when planning for the procedure. Informed patients have the greatest chance for success. We invite you to determine if weight loss surgery is right for you and why Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare is your best choice for success.
State-of-the-Art Bariatric Surgery Wing
Our valued guests and their families will feel at home in our newly renovated bariatric surgery wing. Featuring a comforting Adirondack theme, the floor has 40 patient beds including 16 private rooms. Patient rooms provide a soothing environment for recovery, as well as the latest technology in care. From expedited lab results to advanced imagery systems, the high quality of patient care helps decrease the patients’ length of stay. At Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare, your caregivers are always nearby. PODs, decentralized work stations, allow nurses and physicians to be in close proximity to their patients at all times.
Why Quality Matters When Choosing a Weight Loss Surgery Facility
Patients who choose a Center of Excellence like Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare:
- Are 69 percent less likely to suffer an in-hospital complication
- Spend a ½ day less in the hospital on average
- Save an average of $6,692 on their procedure
Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
Our Bariatric Surgery Program is designated a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.