Preparing for Bariatric Surgery | Whittier, CA | PIH Health

Preparing for Bariatric Surgery

Depend on the bariatric specialists at PIH Health to help you prepare for weight-loss surgery.

Your Care Team

Benefit from working with a team that wants you to be successful in your weight loss journey. You’ll get support and care from:

  • Dietitians who help make sure you get the proper nutrition before and after surgery
  • Nurses who prepare you for surgery and answer any questions you have
  • A surgeon who performs several types of weight-loss surgeries

Before Surgery

You’ll meet with your care team before your procedure. To make sure you’re in good health for surgery, you may receive:

  • Physical examination
  • Lab tests
  • Treatment for health conditions

Prepare for Bariatric Surgery

Before surgery, your doctor may recommend you:

After Surgery

Depend on your care team for follow-up and ongoing care after your procedure, so you can achieve the best long-term results.

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Learn how plastic and reconstructive surgery can help you improve the shape of your body after major weight loss, so you look and feel your best.