BMI - Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery

Our Surgery Methods


At BMI Surgery, our doctors routinely perform a wide variety of surgeries, including:

  • Obesity
    (weight loss)
  • Abdominal hernias
  • Spleen disorders
  • Reflux disease (heartburn)
  • Hiatal hernias
  • Bile duct stones
  • Adrenal masses
  • Hyperplasia
  • Polyps
  • Diverticulitis
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Esophagus disorders
  • Pancreatitis
  • Gallbladders
  • Inguinal hernias
Photo of BMI Surgical Team During Weight Loss Operation
BMI Surgical Team
During Weight Loss Operation

The doctors, nurses, and staff at BMI Surgery work closely with each of our patients to determine the right type of weight loss surgery for them, depending on their specific needs.

In recent years, a better understanding has been developing about restrictive and malabsorptive approaches to weight loss surgery. This has increased the choices available for thousands of patients and their doctors.

The table below provides a quick reference to the most common weight loss surgery methods and procedures. Click the tabs below for more details, including animations of each of the three main procedures.


Types of Weight Loss Surgeries

   Basic Methods:

   Common Procedures:
  • combined restrictive
    with malabsorptive
  • restrictive
  • malabsorptive
  • Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y)
  • Gastric Banding
  • Vertical Sleeve
  • Revisional Weight Loss Sugery