About TriStar Summit Imaging at Mt. Juliet
Patients have access to comprehensive weight loss resources at our weight management clinic. Although this includes bariatric surgery, we also focus on noninvasive care. To help patients maintain a healthy weight, we provide:
- Behavior modification counseling with a psychologist
- Dietary counseling and education
- Pharmacotherapy (using weight loss medications)
- Physical activity counseling
For more information about our bariatric clinic, call us at (615) 342-1231.
Bariatric surgery and weight management in Nashville
Your doctor can help determine whether or not weight loss surgery is an option for you. In addition to general bariatric surgery eligibility requirements, the procedures available to you depend on your body mass index (BMI).
Weight loss surgeries we perform
If your BMI is between 30 and 39, you may be eligible for:
- Gastric balloon
- Gastric banding
If your BMI is 35 or greater, you may also be a candidate for:
- Duodenal switch surgery
- Gastric bypass
- Gastric revision surgery
- Sleeve gastrectomy
Directions to our weight loss clinic
TriStar Center for Weight Management is located on the TriStar Centennial Medical Center campus in Nashville. The Center for Weight Management houses our bariatric clinic, surgeons, dietitians, exercise physiologists, nurses, insurance specialists, lab and support groups. Surgery takes place just across the street at TriStar Centennial Women’s Hospital.