Patient Stories

We are proud to be recognized by the American College of Surgeons as a Bariatric Center of Excellence, but our measure of success is the community of satisfied patients that has grown out of our program. We have established formal and informal ways to stay connected, from newsletters to clothing exchanges to monthly support meetings. A number of our patients will be happy to speak with you about weight loss surgery and their personal experiences.

Success Stories In Their Own Words

Several individuals who have received care at the Columbia University
Center for Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery share their thoughts on the