Weight Loss Surgical Center of LA

Dr. Drake Bellanger and the Weight Loss Surgical Centers of Louisiana serve the Baton Rouge, New Orleans and southeastern Louisiana areas specializing in weight loss surgery including Vertical Sleeve and Gastric Bypass surgeries.

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Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band and Gastric Bypass Surgery

Dr. Drake Bellanger and the Weight Loss Surgical Centers of Louisiana serve the Baton Rouge, Gonzales, New Orleans and southeastern Louisiana areas specializing in the latest techniques of weight loss surgery. These techniques include the Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band and Gastric Bypass, as well as comprehensive diet management after your procedure for safe and optimal weight loss.

In cases where diet and exercise fail, weight loss surgery can offer the tools necessary to help patients achieve and maintain a healthy weight. Though bariatric surgery is not for everyone, it can be life changing when performed on the right candidate. Explore our web site for more information about the Lap Band System, Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass as well as the potential benefits of undergoing surgery.

Arriving in Baton Rouge in 1997, Drake Bellanger, MD was the first surgeon in the area to perform laparoscopic (key-hole surgery) weight loss surgery. more >>
Our office recommends that any prospective patient first educate his or herself about weight loss surgery. more >>
There are several key factors in determining if you are a candidate for weight loss surgery. learn more >>
After you have spent a considerable amount of time exploring the option of weight loss surgery, you will need to determine how to pay for the surgical procedure. more >>

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“Dr. Bellanger performed my Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy in January. Before surgery, I weighed 253 pounds and was always tired, hungry, cranky and miserable. Today, I weigh 130 pounds and I am a whole new person!

I have endless amounts of energy, I feel great about myself, I am always happy…and best of all, I am not always hungry! Dr. Bellanger changed my life!”

Danielle, Baton Rouge, LA