Weight loss, or bariatric, surgery is a significant step in taking control of your health. Our team works closely with you both before and after surgery to give you the tools you need to be successful over the long-term.

Once you commit to a healthier lifestyle, you can begin losing weight after your very first appointment.

To get started, schedule a consultation (link to scheduling) to meet with a member of our team or call 570-886-9491 to learn more.

What to Expect

Guthrie Weight Loss Center offers three surgical weight loss options. Based on your medical conditions, overall health and desired weight loss. Our fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon works with you to decide the best procedure.

All surgeries are performed laparoscopically through several small incisions in the abdomen. The procedures are considered minimally invasive and extremely safe.

Advantages of laparoscopic surgery compared with open surgery:

  • Less pain
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Fewer infections
  • Earlier return to daily activities

Bariatric Surgery Options

Our fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon offers three surgical weight loss options. All weight loss surgery options are offered laparoscopically, or minimally invasive.

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Sleeve Gastrectomy

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

Adjustable Gastric Band (LAP-BAND®)

Adjustable Gastric Band

Our Patients Successfully Lose Weight

Whether you want to play with your kids, sit on the floor, walk up a flight of stairs, or even ride a roller coaster, the Guthrie Weight Loss Center supports your goals.

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Bobbi S.

Surgical Coordinator

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