Center of Excellence
What is Gastric Bypass Surgery
Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
Life After Surgery
Understanding Problems and Benefits of Surgical Weight-loss
Am I a Candidate?
Awareness and Education
Patient and Visitor Information
Frequently Asked Questions
Referring Physician Resources
Department of Surgery
Life. Is Your Weight Keeping You from Living It?
UI Hospitals and Clinics offers one of the safest, most effective surgical weight loss programs in the country. Our program is led by skilled surgeons and
supported by a comprehensive team of physicians, clinical nurses, dietitians, and counselors who offer personalized care before, during, and well after surgery.
In fact, UI Hospitals and Clinics is the only program in Iowa that offers such complete care over an entire lifetime.
UI Obesity Surgery is an internationally respected program that has received several designations that underscore the program's demonstrated track record of outstanding clinical outcomes and comprehensive commitment to the highest level of bariatric care.
Not every person who suffers from obesity qualifies for gastric bypass surgery. Patients must have severe obesity and/or associated medical problems, plus meet
UI Obesity Surgery
UI Hospitals and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive, 4604 JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
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