A Comprehensive Team Approach
Our patients have access to a committed team of medical professionals
in a wide range of fields related to weight loss. Passionate about helping people change their lives, our staff provides patients with the most advanced, medically validated options available, from medically supervised weight loss programs
to bariatric surgery
In addition, our patients have access to the resources and expertise of the PinnacleHealth system, including our award-winning
nursing staff and a variety of experts in medical fields associated with the complications of overweight and obesity, such as diabetes and heart disease.
Since 1998, PinnacleHealth’s surgeons have completed more than 5,000 bariatric procedures. Our program is characterized by its very low infection and complication rates and excellent results.
Our results have earned us national recognition:
Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence (BSCOE) program by the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) on behalf of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). This designation recognizes a demonstrated track record by PinnacleHealth of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.
Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.
Gold Seal of Approval® from the Joint Commission (JTC) for improving care of diabetic patients
In addition, PinnacleHealth has been recognized with the Magnet award
, a prestigious national distinction recognizing hospitals for excellence in nursing care, as well as the Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety
, presented by HealthGrades.