Welcome to La Jolla LAP-BAND®
La Jolla Lap- Band Program understands that morbid obesity is not merely a matter of being overweight. In addition to the social and economic impact of obesity, many other health problems – some potentially fatal – often develop as a result of obesity. These include diabetes, sleep apnea, arthritis, cancer, and an increased risk of heart disease. For patients who suffer from obesity, bariatric (weight loss) surgery performed at our La Jolla practice may be the best chance of improving the quality, and perhaps the quantity of life itself!. Please contact our practice today to schedule a consultation and learn more about weight loss surgery.
LAP-BAND® System Surgery
La Jolla Lap Band Program can help! We specialize in
the LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding System surgery and long-term patient
management to help our patients take control of their obesity and regain their
With a highly trained team of surgeons, nurses, nutritionists, exercise therapists and psychologists, La Jolla Lap Band Program is able to provide patients with a safe and effective weight-loss surgery, comprehensive pre- and post-operative education and ongoing aftercare. We are here to guide you to a happier, healthier life.
A decision to have obesity surgery is not to be taken lightly. The goal of this website is to provide you with information that can help you decide whether obesity surgery is right for you and if you are a candidate for the LAP-BAND® System surgery.