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Our Approach

If you're considering weight loss surgery, it's important that you fully understand your options. We know it's not just about losing weight. It's about regaining your health.  We offer a comprehensive bariatric program that provides surgical solutions and continued follow-up care for long-term weight loss success. Our team goes far beyond surgery to provide a life-changing program that includes nutritional guidance, support groups and coordination of counseling services.

Weight Loss surgery not only aids in weight loss, it can help improve or eliminate:

  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • Asthma
  • Acid reflux esophagitis
  • Sleep apnea syndrome
CHRISTUS Highland Medical Center is accredited by MBSAQIP as a comprehensive center for bariatric surgery.

 Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program

Our Location

CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier Health System
1449 East Bert Kouns
Shreveport, Louisiana 71105

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NOTE: A representative from CHRISTUS Health will contact you between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CDT to help you schedule an appointment.

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Learn More About Weight Loss Surgery

  • What is Weight Loss Surgery
  • Am I A Candidate for Weight Loss Surgery?
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAP-Band®)
  • Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Life After Weight Loss Surgery