VCU Surgical Weight Loss Center

425,000 total pounds lost in over 4,000 patients in 25 years of weight loss surgery! Read success stories and view before and after photos in gallery

FDA Approves New Appetite Pacemaker Device

• EnteroMedics® Press Release:  view PDF

• FDA Announcement:  First-of-kind device to treat obesity

• Richmond Times Dispatch:  Weight Loss Clinical Trial—VBLOC (2008)


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Weight Loss Surgery -
A Cure for Diabetes?
MSNBC video illustrates
potential benefit from
Gastric Bypass surgery
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The Underperformed Surgery
You Should Be Getting
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Now Offering
Sleeve Gastrectomy
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The ASBS Center of Excellence designation recognizes surgical programs
with demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in weight loss surgery
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