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Health Topics: Obesity
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Children's National's expert bariatric surgery team uses LAP-BAND®, a weight-loss procedure for those who are at least 18 years old.
Our expert pediatric surgery team performs sleeve gastrectomy, a weight-loss procedure for adolescents.
Maria was the first patient to have weight-loss surgery at Children's National. With its multidisciplinary approach, a team developed a personalized plan for the teenager.
Learn about bariatric (weight-loss) surgery for children and teens at our teen-centered Bariatric Surgery Program.