Bariatric Surgery Options in Richmond, VA

Dr. Brengman performs weight loss surgeries at his Richmond, VA location.

Bariatric surgeries like the gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and Lap Band are most often performed on adults with a BMI over 40, or with a BMI over 35 if they have an obesity-related health condition. These conditions can include sleep apnea, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and arthritis. In some cases, insurance will cover bariatric surgery. If you have questions about the procedures, whether you are a candidate, or the health risks of obesity – please get in touch.