Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital

Bariatric Center
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Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital Bariatric Center

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Peter F. Lalor
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Laura Carder
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  • About Us

    The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital

    The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital (CWLS) set the stage for bariatric surgery in Northwest Ohio over 30 years ago. CWLS proudly serves Northwest Ohio and extends into Central and Northeastern Ohio. We combine our many years of experience with the compassion and understanding for the highest patient care.

    The Center for Weight Loss Surgery is an MBSAQIP accredited center. This accreditation names us as a Comprehensive Center by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, only awarded to bariatric centers providing multi-disciplinary, high-quality, and patient-centered care. The MBSAQIP accreditation formally recognizes our commitment and dedication to quality improvements and safety efforts for our patients with cutting-edge technology, specialists, and facilities.

    The Center for WLS at Wood County Hospital has also been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Bariatric Surgery by the Women’s Choice Award®, this signifies Wood County Hospital is in the top 1% of 4,812 U.S. hospitals examined nationwide.

    Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery in Ohio

    If you want to end your struggles with weight, you can depend on the expertise of CWLS’ multi-disciplinary bariatric surgical team, anesthesiologists, medical specialists, registered nurses (many are Certified Bariatric Nurses), a licensed clinical psychologist, and registered dietitians that specialize in treating bariatric surgery patients.

    Our highly experienced bariatric surgeons offer patients a range of laparoscopic and minimally invasive bariatric surgical procedures. The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital has helped over 4,000 successful weight loss surgery patients achieve weight loss by performing the Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Biliopancreatic Diversion with a Duodenal Switch, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band, and Revisional surgery options.

    Weight Loss Surgery in Northwest Ohio

    When you are a patient at The Center for Weight Loss Surgery at Wood County Hospital, our mission is to help you achieve a healthier and better quality of life. We provide comprehensive weight management in a personal, friendly and caring environment. After bariatric surgery, your journey continues with us through support groups and long-term follow-up care to assure your ongoing success with the program.

    Take the first step to lasting weight loss with The Center for Weight Loss Surgery. We’re conveniently located in Bowling Green, Ohio between Toledo and Findlay, less than two hours from Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, and eastern Indiana. We invite you to request an information packet or attend a free information seminar.

    For any questions, please call 1-877-705-2957.

  • Latest Reviews See all 58 reviews
    avatar Brittanylynn on Oct. 19, 2016 for Peter F. Lalor

    Great man. I had my surgery two weeks ago, and I can't even explain how much energy I have know! All the girls in the office are so down to earth, and so are the nurses in the wing that took care of me More...

    avatar anitawalker07 on April 27, 2016 for Peter F. Lalor

    I can't thank Dr Lalor and his staff enough for believing in me. I have my life was not easy I worked hard and followed the rules. The staff always has time to answer questions. They never made me feel unimportant. HW More...

    avatar belmont on Jan. 27, 2016 for Peter F. Lalor


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