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Advanced Obesity Care for a Happy, Healthier and Better You

Severe obesity is a chronic disease that affects millions of American every year. For the vast majority, diets and medications only help with temporary weight loss. Metabolic and bariatric surgical procedures have been shown to reduce obesity, improve mortality and decrease the health risks from chronic disease.

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76%
Patients had Diabetes Resolved
70%
Patients had Hyperlipidemia Improve
85%
Patients had Obstructive Sleep Apnea Resolved

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Weight loss surgery is not a quick fix. It is a journey requiring a serious commitment to changing lives. We offer a comprehensive, integrative care program – not simply a surgical procedure. Our team of experts consist of cardiologists, sleep experts, registered dietitians, mental health providers and other experts to help our patients achieve a complete lifestyle change. Manage pain, heal faster and go home sooner.

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A Comprehensive Weight Loss Center

Bristol Hospital's Weight Loss Surgery Program is designated as a comprehensive center by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). 

Our program has undergone an independent, voluntary and rigorous peer evaluation in accordance with nationally recognized bariatric surgical standards. This accreditation also supports continuous quality improvement and reinforces our commitment to safe and effective outcomes.

 

Bringing More Weight Loss Expertise 
Close to Home

Welcome Dr. Henry Lin



We are proud to welcome bariatric surgeon Henry Lin, MD to our experienced team of specialists. Dr. Lin, a Navy surgeon who later completed his fellowship training at Harvard’s Minimally Invasive Surgery program in Boston, is excited to care for our community by combating obesity through weight loss surgery.


Areas of Interest

  • Lap bands
  • Vertical sleeve gastrectomy
  • Gastric bypass
  • Laparoscopic surgery

To make an appointment with Dr. Lin call 1.833.4BHDOCS.


 


Free Weight Loss Seminars

Feb 25, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Support Group

This month's topic is Meal Planning and Portion Control. We offer a free monthly support group meeting for people who have had any type of weight loss surgery.

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Mar 12, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life. Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible.

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Mar 19, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life. Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible.

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Mar 24, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Support Group

This month's topic is Keys to Succcess. We offer a free monthly support group meeting for people who have had any type of weight loss surgery.

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Apr 09, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life.  Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible. 

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Apr 16, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life.  Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible. 

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Apr 28, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Support Group

This month's topic is Goal Setting. We offer a free monthly support group meeting for people who have had any type of weight loss surgery.

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May 14, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life.  Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible. 

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May 21, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life.  Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible. 

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May 26, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Support Group

This month's topic is The Role of Exercise in your Weight Loss Journey. We offer a free monthly support group meeting for people who have had any type of weight loss surgery.

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Jun 11, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life.  Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible. 

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Jun 18, 2020

Free Weight Loss Surgery Program Informational Seminar

Join us for a free online weight loss surgery informational seminar to learn more about a decision that could change your life.  Hear from our team who will explain the steps involved in determining if you are eligible. 

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