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.


sucess story
Norman & Donna

Norman, 62, and Donna, 56, are engaged to be married. The two have something unusual in common: they each had gastric bypass surgery. Below you will find their stories about the experience.

Norman: I’d been overweight all my life, but as I got older this issue really started to have a negative impact. I had high blood pressure. I ended up needing quintuple bypass surgery....


I just wanted to take the opportunity to say thank you to you, Dr. Baranov and the staff for everything you have done for me during this last year. Prior to my surgery I, like others, had adapted my life around my weight. Now that I have lost 150lbs I have gotten over most of my fear of flying and have started traveling more. I just got back from a week in Orlando where I went to Universal...

sucess story
Scott & Melissa

I tried for years and years to lose weight by dieting. It never worked. The weight would come off and then go back on. Meanwhile, I had developed diabetes. By the time I’d reached my mid-forties I’d been a diabetic for 14 years. I also had high blood pressure, and a problem with cholesterol. With three daughters and a great wife, I had so many reasons to be healthy...