• Your Visit

    The Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens at Cincinnati Children’s has the resources to conduct a complete evaluation of your condition in a single day. Once the required clinical documentation has been received by our office from the family and referring medical doctor, and the insurance verification has been confirmed, we will contact the family to schedule an initial evaluation.

    At the initial evaluation, we will perform a full range of tests to evaluate your child’s overall health and the effect weight has had on  health and quality of life. At the end of the week – after the medical team has thoroughly reviewed all evaluation consultations, tests and lab results – we will share our findings with you and your child.

    Transportation, Lodging, Directions and Interpreter Services

    Families traveling to Cincinnati from more than 35 miles outside of city limits can receive assistance with lodging, transportation, translation and other needs. Contact Guest Services and Interpreter Services for more information, or call toll-free at 1-800-344-2462 from 8:30 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday.

  • What to Expect

    Learn about what you and your child can expect during your initial evaluation with our staff.

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  • Timeline

    The Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens at Cincinnati Children’s provides patients and families with a timeline for our program.

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  • We complete our patient evaluations in one day.

    We complete our patient evaluations in one day.