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Bariatric Surgery: The First Step Toward a New You!

Surgical and medical weight loss solutions

Welcome and thank you for visiting the Weight Loss Center of Arkansas. We are a premier weight loss surgery practice dedicated to exceptional outcomes and the highest in patient care and comfort. Our bariatric program, led by Dr. Russell Gornichec offers gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, gastric banding and duodenal switch surgery for those suffering from obesity in the Hot Springs and greater Little Rock, Arkansas areas. Bariatric surgery is currently the only long-term effective weight loss solution for those suffering from the diseases associated with obesity, and we hope that you take the time to consider the options available to you.

To learn more, sign up for free seminar held monthly at our offices. We look forward to welcoming you into our family of patients and assisting you in changing your life and your health forever!


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