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.



I have been struggling with my weight for years and was referred to as Morbidly Obese. I was diagnosed with Sleep Apnea and Type II Diabetes. I knew if I wanted to live to see my children grow up I had to make a change. I then attended Dr. Baranov’s seminar which explained different options for losing weight; as well as the hope and ability to lower my A1C so that I would no longer...


I had the Gastric Bypass performed by Dr. Baranov at Saratoga Hospital about 1 year ago and am totally happy with my choice. Dr. Baranov thoroughly reviewed the entire procedure, listened to and answered all my questions, and personally telephoned to check on me after the surgery. Just recently I had to go back to the hospital for a different procedure and Dr. Baranov and his team were...


I am currently 1 week post-op from gastric bypass and feeling GREAT. Ever since I started my journey, Dr. Baranov and his staff have been amazing. Any question I had they would make sure it was answered to the fullest. Dr. Baranov goes out of his way to make sure you are as successful as can be. He recently just called to check in on me and make sure I was feeling okay and made sure I...