Gastric Surgery Options

Lap Band or Gastric Sleeve:  Which is right for you? The Lap-Band is a silicone ring designed to be placed around the upper part of the stomach and filled with saline on its inner surface. The Sleeve Gastrectomy is a surgery only on the stomach and does not involve any surgery on the intestine.

Seminars & Support Calendar

Murray Bariatrics offers seminars and support on a regular basis. Find the latest information on our bariatric support groups and events in the western Kentucky area on our Seminars and Support Calendar.
 

Before & After Photos

Gastric Bypass Surgery - the proof is in the photos! See how gastric bypass surgery (lap band and gastric sleeve) has changed the lives of our bariatric patients with before and after photos.
 

Bariatrics Video

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Obesity is a chronic disease

An estimated 5-10 million Americans are considered morbidly obese. Obesity becomes “morbid” when it reaches the point of significantly increasing the risk of one or more obesity-related health conditions or serious diseases (also known as co-morbidities) that can result either in significant physical disability or even death.
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