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Bariatric Websites

Following is a list of web-based resources that you may find helpful. Please note that the content on these websites does not necessarily represent the views or opinions of Floyd or Dr. Scott.

Obesity Help -
A valuable resource for all, this site provides a network of physicians and patients that offer support for bariatric patients.
Compare surgery procedures and learn more about REALIZE™ Band.

Informational site that will provide the resources you need to learm more about  LAP BAND® .™ -
Get a free online diet journal to start tracking your food, exercises, weight loss, and goals.

The American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery -
Founded in 1983, the society strives to improve public health and well-being by lessening the burden of the disease of obesity and related diseases throughout the world.

Surgical Review Corporation -
Surgical Review Corporation assesses and improves the efficacy, efficiency and safety of surgical and related health care.

Obesity Action Coalition -
This site offers a wide variety of free educational resources on obesity, morbid obesity and childhood obesity, in addition to consequences and treatments of these conditions.

American Dietetic Association -
The American Dietetic Association promotes optimal nutrition and well-being for all people by advocating for its members.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -
The CDC is the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people by providing information to enhance health decisions and to promote health through strong partnerships.

Overeaters Anonymous® -
A fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope are recovering from compulsive overeating.

Shape Up America! -
Shape Up America! is a high-profile national initiative to promote healthy weight and increased physical activity in America.

Weight-loss surgery Info -
If you’re still unsure about bariatric surgery and want to take a step back to learn more about the procedure. 

Weight-control Information Network -
The Network is a national information service of the National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases, which is part of the National Institutes of Health. It was established in 1994 to provide health professionals and consumers with science-based information on obesity, weight control, and nutrition.

Weight-loss surgery Options -
Educational website about weight-loss surgery options provided by Allergan Health.

Our partner in The Bariatric Surgery Center.