Why choose HonorHealth for bariatric weight loss?

You're tired of being tired. You wish you could get down on the floor to play with the kids and grandkids. You'd like to ride in a plane without a special belt. Your diabetes diagnosis was the final straw.

Whatever your reason for wanting to lose weight once and for all, the HonorHealth Bariatric Center will help you every step of the way.

Obesity is a complex disease that is not always as easy as "energy in/energy out." Chances are, your metabolism may be working against your ability to lose weight. The good news is that there are medically approved ways to effectively confront this disease.

Having worked with thousands of patients on their weight loss journeys, the HonorHealth bariatric team understands and is committed to supporting you. You'll find a multidisciplinary bariatric weight loss approach that's personalized and geared toward your success.

A team approach to bariatric weight loss

What you can expect with the highly skilled HonorHealth team at each phase of your weight loss journey includes:

You'll never be alone in this process. Support is always a phone call or an email away.

Safety and experience

Nothing is more important than protecting your safety. The HonorHealth Bariatric Center is an Accredited Comprehensive Center with Adolescent by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program. HonorHealth ranks in the top 10% in multiple categories in those programs.

The HonorHealth Bariatric Center features:

Bariatric weight loss research

You can benefit from HonorHealth's quest for innovations. Your bariatric surgeons are pioneering obesity research that directly impacts your health and the well-being of individuals in the community, the U.S. and other countries.

In partnership with the HonorHealth Research Institute, the Bariatric Research Program gives you early access to participate in studies that bring innovative treatment options to market. In fact, one of these clinical trials resulted in FDA approval of the intragastric balloon.


HonorHealth Bariatric Center is a MBSAQIP Accredited Comprehensive Center with Adolescent. The national Center of Excellence accreditation is given by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the American College of Surgeons and represents the highest level of accreditation available in this specialty. 

HonorHealth Bariatric Center has been nationally accredited continuously since 2005, the first year in which accreditation was offered. Accreditation means that the structure of the program (equipment, volume of cases and personnel), the process of care within the program (standardized care pathways) and the outcomes of surgery are established and audited. In addition, the integrated health team at HonorHealth Bariatric Center and the staff at HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center in association with our administrative clinical team, strives to maintain the program in alignment with the cutting-edge of science and technology.

MBSAQIP seal - HonorHealth Bariatric Weight Loss