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Bariatric Center at Saint Francis

Bariatric Center at Saint Francis

A Center of Excellence 

Before & After

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Take the First Step 

Click the button above to sign up for a free information session.

The Road to Weight-loss Quiz 

Test your knoweldge about weigh-loss.


Why let your weight weigh you down?

Obesity is more than a cosmetic problem. Being overweight can make you sick. It can even shorten your life. The Bariatric Center at Saint Francis (Hartford, CT) has a proven record of safety and results. 
  • Saint Francis Bariatric Surgery patients lose an average of 112 pounds within a year of surgery 
  • After surgery, patients need an average of 40 to 60 percent fewer medications for diabetes, high blood pressure and cholesterol Learn more... 
  • Our patients enjoy among the shortest hospital stays for weight-loss surgery, compared to other hospitals across the U.S. 
  • Our safety record exceeds national standards.  Learn more about our weight-loss outcomes... 

Combined, our patients have shed a total of 45,897 pounds since 2007. 

Our results exceed national standards, a fact that has been recognized by the American Society of Bariatric Surgery with a designation as a Center of Excellence. 

Conditions that may be improved by weight loss:

  • Asthma
  • Chronic headaches
  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Depression
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sleep apnea
  • More... 

Am I a Candidate?

Patients 100 pounds or more above ideal body weight with a with a BMI 40 or greater, or a BMI  of 35 or greater, with one or more obesity-related conditions are eligible.

Click on the calculator below to determine if you are a candidate.

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Is Weight-loss Surgery Safe and Effective?

Check out our most recent results
and compare our safety record
to national standards.

Our Results  

Our Safety Record 


Bariatric Center at Saint Francis
114 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105

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