Princeton Baptist Medical Center's new Comprehensive Bariatric Center offers a range of weight loss surgery solutions. Find out more at our Free Weight Loss Surgery Seminars.

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  • The 3 Surgical Procedures

    Learn about each of the three main surgical procedures for weight loss: Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (RYGB); Adjustable Gastric Band (AGB); and Gastric Sleeve (GS).
  • Board Certified Surgeons

    Dr. Andrew DeWitt and Dr. John Mathews are skilled, experienced surgeons, and board certified by the American College of Surgeons. Learn more about them.

  • Register for a FREE Seminar

    Learn more about weight loss surgical procedures, the preparation required and even practical details like insurance information at our FREE Weight Loss Surgery Seminars.

Latest News

from the Level-1 Bariatric Center of Excellence Review News Archive
  • Post-Weight Loss Surgery Hypoglycemia

    Low blood sugar levels, known as hypoglycemia, is a manageable, preventable condition that occurs with about 18% of patients who have undergone weight-loss surgery.

  • Americans Want Bariatric Surgery Coverage

    HealthDay reports that a majority of Americans believe that bariatric surgery and other treatments for obesity should be covered by Medicare.

  • Bariatric Surgery Lowers Healthcare Costs

    The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery reports a study indicating that patients who undergo bariatric surgery experience a reduction of their health care costs of almost 40% post-surgery. For patients with type 2 diabetes, the savings are even greater.

  • Our Own Kat Fields on Talk Of Alabama

    Princeton Bariatric’s Clinical Operations Coordinator Kat Fields recently appeared on Talk of Alabama to discuss her weight loss journey.

  • Fighting Bias and Stigma Against Obesity

    The Obesity Action Coalition is fighting against weight bias and weight stigma on behalf of people affected by obesity. Here’s how you can help.

  • OAC’s Letter Writing Week

    The Obesity Action Coalition has many ways to advocate for and empower individuals affected by obesity, and they have found that letter-writing can be a powerful tool of advocacy in action.