At Saratoga Bariatric Surgery and Weight-Loss Program, our MBSAQIP accredited surgeon has extensive experience in minimally invasive bariatric surgery, including adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, and gastric balloon placement. We also are experts at making adjustments that can help gastric band patients achieve their weight-loss goals.
Located in Saratoga Springs, NY, we serve patients from across the Greater Capital Region including Albany, Schenectady, Troy, Clifton Park, Glens Falls and the North Country, as well as Western Massachusetts and Vermont.
The Saratoga Bariatric Surgery and Weight-Loss Program at Saratoga Hospital has been granted full accreditation as a comprehensive bariatric facility by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.
The “comprehensive” designation—the highest available from MBSAQIP—signifies that Saratoga Bariatric Surgery & Weight-Loss Center meets rigorous standards for bariatric care. The designation also indicates that the Saratoga program provides the resources necessary to meet the needs of bariatric patients, both pre- and postoperatively.
The Saratoga Bariatric Surgery and Weight-Loss Program at Saratoga Hospital has been awarded the Blue Distinction® Center+ designation for Bariatric Surgery as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care
program of BlueShield of Northeastern New York. Saratoga Hospital’s Bariatric Program is the only program in the Saratoga region to have earned this national distinction.
The BDC+ distinction for Bariatric Surgery is awarded to facilities with national accreditation that show expertise in delivering improved patient safety, better health outcomes, cost-efficiency, and high bariatric-specific quality measures.*