Bariatrics Centered

Baptist Health Bariatric Center

Bariatrics Center

At Baptist Health Bariatric Center, your safety and well-being are our top priority. Our experienced providers, surgeons, and care team will guide your journey to long-term weight loss.

We offer surgical and non-surgical options that are backed by the resources of the state’s most trusted healthcare system. Baptist Health can help you achieve your ideal weight.

Have questions about our bariatric services? Call us at (501) 202-4477.

Why Baptist Health Bariatric Center?

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. 

The minimally invasive, robotic-assisted da Vinci surgery boasts enhanced precision, resulting in less pain, faster recovery and shorter hospital stays.

Surgical Excellence Comes with Experience

Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock is designated 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 patient care before and after surgery.

Learn more about Baptist Health Bariatric Center-Little Rock.

Why Baptist Health Bariatric Center?

Baptist Health was recently recognized as one of the 101 hospitals that earned the distinction of Best Hospitals for Bariatric Surgery. We achieved Leapfrog’s standards for safety, including performing a high enough number of procedures to give patients the best odds of a good outcome and keeping patients safe from errors, infections, and complications. You can learn more about the distinction by reading the articles below.

Methodology: Best Hospitals for Bariatric Surgery

Money Magazine and Leapfrog Announce First-Ever Best Hospitals for Bariatric Surgery List

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.

Have questions about our bariatric services? Call us at (501) 202-4477

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.