Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens

  • Surgical Director Thomas Inge talks to a prospective bariatric surgery (weight-loss surgery) patient.

    Surgical Weight Loss Solutions from a Team of Bariatric Surgery Specialists

    Every day, our doctors see the effects of our country’s obesity epidemic: Kids aren’t getting enough exercise. They’re eating too much junk food. And they’re having very adult problems, like diabetes and heart complications.

    Watch a video with answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

    Our specialists in bariatric surgery (weight-loss surgery) don’t just want to help teens and families change bad habits. We want to help you find long-term weight-loss solutions. 

    Adolescent Bariatric Surgery: from Assessment to Long-Term Management Conference

    Registration is now open for the 2014 Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Conference: From Assessment to Long-Term Management. The conference will take place on April 24-25 at Cincinnati Children’s. A live webinar option will also be available for participants as an alternative to attending the live conference.

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  • Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens at Cincinnati Children's

    Our specialists want to do more than help overweight teenagers break bad habits. They want to offer weight loss solutions for life.
  • General and Thoracic Surgery

    Learn about the conditions treated, educational opportunities and programs and services offered at the Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery.

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  • About Bariatric Surgery

    Learn about bariatric surgery, a weight-loss surgical treatment procedure for severe obesity.

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  • For Patients and Families

    The Surgical Weight Loss Team provides additional resources and information for inquiring patients and their families.  

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