Baptist Health is the leader in surgical weight loss

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Your health and wellness is our top priority. Our surgeons, providers, and care team have an extraordinary passion for being your guide on your journey to long term weight loss. We perform the safest methods of surgery by the most experienced surgeons. Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock provides comprehensive surgical weight loss offerings with successful outcomes and a skilled support team to aid you both before and after your surgical procedure. Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock offers surgical weight loss options and metabolic services that are backed by the resources of the state’s most trusted healthcare system. 

Surgical Excellence Comes With Experience

Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock is designated as a Bariatric Center of Excellence and a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Institute of Quality. This designation identifies our surgical team and program as providing quality, effective care for our patients before and after surgery.

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Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock’s patient outcomes speak volumes about our quality. On average, Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock helps over 500 people lose weight and improve their health with weight loss surgery every year. Our quality metrics confirm patient success and drastically improved overall health. Being overweight affects a person’s everyday lifestyle. Baptist Health’s surgical weight loss solutions have contributed to several benefits for patients as a whole.

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In just six months after having bariatric surgery, patients saw a drastic improvement in obesity-related conditions:


Sleep Better

42% of patients were off of C-Pap machines six months after surgery.

Reduce High Blood Pressure

48% of patients were no longer taking blood pressure medications.

Control Diabetes

63% of patients were no longer on medications for diabetes.

Improve Overall Health

75% of patients had complete resolution of one or more obesity-related conditions in only six months after surgery.

How can Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock help you change your life for the better? Register for a seminar today!

Meet Our Surgeons

Dr. Eric Paul and Dr. Tripurari Mishra are committed to helping patients live a healthier, happier lifestyle through successful weight loss and long-term weight management. Our surgeons and their care team have helped thousands of patients successfully lose weight.


“This surgery saved my life. I no longer take blood pressure medication. I am doing the things I've always wanted to do!” -Owen Faust, Little Rock

“I got my confidence back.” -Aubrey Rains, Cabot

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