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At Children's National Hospital, we treat the whole child, paying special attention to your child's physical and emotional needs. Discover more information about available treatments from the Obesity Program.

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy

Our expert pediatric surgery team performs sleeve gastrectomy, a weight-loss procedure for adolescents. Learn more about this condition.


The experts on the bariatric surgery team at Children's National use LAP-BAND®, a weight-loss procedure for those who are at least 18 years old. Learn more about this procedure.