Bariatric Surgery Center (Adult and Adolescent Bariatric Surgery)

Contact Us

Phone: 303-602-6232

Fax: 303-602-6234

Informational Seminar

This is the first step in the bariatric surgery process.  Please click this link to watch the seminar to learn about our bariatric surgery center.  Following the webinar, you will fill out a form that will express your interest in moving forward in the program. You will receive a follow up call from the bariatric coordinator.

Support Groups

Support groups will resume as virtual meetings via WebEx.  At this time we are not having in-person groups.  Once you are active in the program, you will be set up to receive the monthly email links to join the support groups.

Upcoming meetings:

  • Wednesday November, 16, 2022, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday December 21, 2022, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, March 15,2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, May 17,2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, June 21, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, July 19, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, August 16, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 20, 2023, 5:30 to 6:30 pm

 

Nutrition Clinics

Clinics are open to seeing patients in person as well as continuing to do telehealth visits for some patients. You will meet with your Bariatric Dietitian in person for the first visit then you can decide if you want to continue in person or via telehealth.  

Psychology Clinics

Psychology appointments are also starting to see patients in person as well as via telehealth. Once you are established in the program, you will be instructed how to make your psychology appointments. 

Nutrition and psychology appointments are now in the Outpatient Medical Center building, Pavilion L.

 

About the Denver Health Bariatric Surgery Center

The Denver Health Bariatric Surgery Center is the only Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP)-certified hospital in Denver for both adolescents (age 16-20) and adults. Weight-loss surgery, called bariatric surgery, is used to help severely obese patients — patients with a body mass index of 40 kg/m2 or greater (or a body mass index of 35 kg/m2 and one or more obesity-related health problems) — lose weight and regain their health. 

Denver Health Bariatric Surgery Acrredited Center of Excellence

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. 

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Weight-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.

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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). Denver Health is the only MBSAQIP-certified hospital for both adolescents and adults in Denver. This certification means our program and patient outcomes meet rigorous requirements of voluntary peer evaluation in accordance with nationally recognized standards in metabolic and bariatric surgery.  MBSAQIP-certification in adolescent bariatric surgery allows us to extend these same rigorous standards and practices to both adolescent and adult patients all under the auspices of a single, unified program at Denver Health. 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

Obesity-Related Health Problems 

Bariatric Surgeries Offered

For Referring Providers

Bariatric Center fax number, for outside referrals: (303) 602-6234

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