Success Stories: Before and After  


We are proud of every one of our successes!


We know that our successes are a team effort. After their bariatric surgery, our patients have been well-prepared to do their part to lose weight and keep it off.

The results show in their “Before and After” photos!


* DISCLAIMER:   These are individual results of our patients. There is no guarantee of specific results and your results may vary.



At age 7, I remember weighing 140lbs, since then my weight was a constant struggle. I’ve done everything I could to lose weight with virtually no results. At a young age, I was bullied in school because of my weight so I tried cutting back on food, or not eating at all. I took an extra gym class, rode my bike and walked every day. At one point I was bulimic and then anorexic. Nothing...

sucess story

Dear Dr. Baranov,

I have attempted several times to write this but the words somehow failed me each time. I have been a nurse for 20 years. I have seen physicians with great skill and no bedside manner, some with a great bedside manner yet poor skill, and some with both or neither. You are a great physician with a great bedside manner. You...

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Abby & Erin

Before we had our gastric bypass surgery, we did a lot of research and talked to a lot of people. When we met Dr. Baranov we knew immediately he was right for us. He was so knowledgeable. He had so much experience. Dr. Baranov understood, without being at all judgmental, what we’d both been going through.

As identical twins, the two of us have shared a lot, including struggling...