Patient Stories

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NEW Laparoscopic Gastric Plication

Meet Laura who is back to playing with her kids, doing housework, feeling good and living life again.

Alexis Lost 112 lbs & Found a new passion for work

Meet Alexis, who was tired of being held back by her weight. She now takes vacations and volunteers, and feels better than ever. Learn more about her story, an overview of bariatric surgery options and The Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics.

Lost 154 lbs & Found a new focus

Meet John, whose obesity was limiting his ability to commute and travel for work. Now he exercises, sleeps better and travels with ease. Learn more about his story and Adjustable Gastric Band surgery.

Lost 146 lbs & Found her youthful energy

Meet Shondra, a young woman whose weight has been an issue since childhood. She now rides rollercoasters and enjoys family activities without any restrictions. Learn more about her story and Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass surgery.

Nickol Lost 130 lbs & Found her dancing shoes
Ben 103 Lost lbs & Found his high school stamina

Meet Nickol and Ben, who were tired of failing to lose weight on their own through dieting. They are now healthy and love being active with their families. Learn more about their stories and Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy surgery.

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Obesity is a serious and complex disease that affects the lives of 30% of Americans. At The Chicago Institute of Advanced Bariatrics, we have the experience and tools to help you overcome obesity. We offer a complete range of surgical solutions to help you lose weight and the long-term support to help you keep it off.

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NEW Laparoscopic Gastric Plication

Meet Laura who is back to playing with her kids, doing housework, feeling good and living life again.