At Weight Loss Institute of Arizona, we pride ourselves in offering hope to overweight individuals in communities including Tempe, Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tucson. Our weight loss surgery center has helped thousands of women and men throughout the Southwest take back their lives and their health. People have come to know us as the premier LAP-BAND® specialists in Arizona, but we are so much more than that. Our team of highly trained surgeons offers a full range of bariatric procedures, as well as other general surgical procedures from colonoscopy to hernia repair.
WLIA's co-founding surgeons, Dr. John DeBarros and Dr. Michael Orris were named Phoenix Magazine's "TopDocs" in 2010, 2011 and 2012. They are both recognized as Bariatric Surgery "Center of Excellence" surgeons, and retain priveleges at several of the area's most prestigious hospitals. With two other surgeons on board - Dr. Anthony Galitsky and Dr. Jason Richardson, WLIA is one of the largest bariatric practices in the area.
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Dr. Orris and his staff are great and very informative. I am excited for my new w weight loss journey with him. Brenda McGairk
I started my journey for weight loss surgery in September '14. I was so nervous and unsure of what to expect. Dr. Orris was so helpful and continues to be supportive and easy to talk to. He helped ease my anxiety along with the rest More...