Why Franciscan Center for Weight Management?

MBSAQIP Accredited LogoDeciding to have bariatric surgery requires serious consideration and a health care team that understands your needs. With our experience and expertise, you can reach your weight-loss goals. Franciscan Center for Weight Management is your trusted choice for an expert team of dedicated weight-loss specialists.

The most gastric bypass surgeries with the most success in Washington state

Our surgical experts perform more robotic-assisted gastric bypass surgeries than any other hospital in the Pacific Northwest. Since 2000, our team has helped thousands of people with their weight-loss goals. We consistently achieve excellent patient outcomes and one of the highest bariatric surgery success rates in Washington state. Learn more about our bariatric surgery options.

Franciscan Center for Weight Management: Recognized for excellence

St. Francis Hospital, home of the Franciscan Center for Weight Management, is designated as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).

We have the experience, excellent outcomes and ability to handle even the most complex cases. For this reason, several health insurance companies have designated us as their preferred provider for bariatric surgery for weight loss.

Multidisciplinary team of weight loss experts

The Franciscan Center for Weight Management is home to some of the most highly skilled and experienced surgeons and staff in the Seattle-Tacoma area. Our multidisciplinary team includes:

  • board-certified bariatric surgeons
  • bariatric-certified advanced nurse practitioner
  • physician assistant
  • registered dietitians
  • experienced clinic staff

Meet our team and learn more about our philosophy of care for weight loss.

Attend a free seminar on weight loss

The first step on your journey starts today. Sign up for a free seminar to find out how our bariatric surgery options can help you live a healthier, happier life.