The University of Tennessee Medical Center supports your weight loss goals. Whether choosing bariatric surgery, such as sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass or adjustable gastric banding, or other weight loss options, East Tennessee  residents will find a full array of weight loss services at the hospital and online. The following articles and resources for weight loss and bariatric surgery are available to help you on your way to successful weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. 

Watch the Childhood & Adolescent Obesity: Affecting a Change video created by students at RMS Rams iTeam, a First Lego League Team in Oak Ridge, TN. This informative video uses kinetic typography to educate and inform others about a serious issue and shares three steps that may help to resolve the issue.


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You should consult your physician before beginning any diet or weight loss program. These resources are meant as guides but do not replace a doctor's visit.