Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center

Bariatric Center
Rating: 5.0 out of 5 with 58 ratings

Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center Bariatric Center

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Melissa Poma
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  • About Us

    Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center

    At Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center, we understand that the decision to have weight loss surgery can be overwhelming, and deciding to take that first step is the hardest part. Please know that our entire team is here to support you through every step of the bariatric surgery process. Located in picturesque Northern Virginia and led by Dr. Matthew A. Fitzer, our experienced bariatric support team consists of certified Physician Assistants, Bariatric Nurses, a Registered Dietitian, Physical Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Psychologists. We are devoted to providing our patients with first-class service and excellent outcomes they can be proud of.

    Our center is conveniently located in Herndon, Virginia, which is just a quick drive from Washington, D.C. Since opening our doors, we have proudly served the health and wellness needs of our bariatric patients from across the greater metro area and beyond, including Virginia, West Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Maryland. The Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center team has cared for thousands of patients and we’re dedicated to being there for our patients before, during, and long after surgery. With compassion and a deep commitment to our patients’ success, you can rest assured that our team will be there to support you and answer all of your questions.

    Weight Loss Surgery at the Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center

    Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center specializes in the treatment of morbid obesity through minimally invasive surgical techniques. Bariatric Surgeon, Dr. Fitzer, specializes in three types of weight loss surgery procedures including the Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, the Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, and the Adjustable Gastric Band. If you’ve already had bariatric surgery and are struggling with complications and/or regain, we also provide options for bariatric revision surgery.

    It is essential to remember that a successful surgery is only one part of the equation, adopting a new healthy lifestyle and mentality is key to long-term success. At Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center, we will continue to work with you long after surgery, providing you with resources and helping you maximize your weight loss. For patients that have had weight loss surgery, we also have patient support groups at the Reston Hospital Center office and Inova Fair Oaks in Fairfax.

    Bariatric Surgery in Virginia

    Bariatric surgery offers multiple benefits, and we understand how overwhelming it can be to navigate all of the information about weight loss surgery. If you’d like to learn more about bariatric surgery in Virginia, you can register to attend one of our free online weight loss seminars.

    After the seminar, if you’re interested in bariatric surgery with Dr. Fitzer, the next step will be to schedule an appointment for your one-on-one consultation at the Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center. For questions or to register for a consultation, please call us at (703) 709-9771. You can also contact us online, or through the “Ask Dr. Fitzer” page.

    At the Virginia Bariatric Surgery Center, we are committed to your weight loss success!

  • Latest Reviews See all 58 reviews
    avatar Joe S. on March 14, 2022 for Matthew A. Fitzer

    I cannot say enough great things about Dr. Fitzer and his staff! The whole process from consult, to surgery, to post op has been extraordinary. I began the process at the very end of October and had gastric bypass 2/14. The staff was extremely More...

    avatar LCO on April 12, 2021 for Matthew A. Fitzer

    Dr. Fitzer and his office changed my life and I cannot recommend them more. After struggling with my weight for years and trying diet after diet where the weight just came right back I finally made an appointment with Dr. Fitzer. He is extremely knowledgeable More...

    avatar shelbianc on March 5, 2021 for Matthew A. Fitzer

    Dr. Fitzer and his staff are FABULOUS!!!! I had a bariatric sleeve done almost 2yrs ago and it literally saved my life! I had breast cancer and not only did the chemo pack on the weight, it attacked my liver. I was bridging into complete More...

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