Weight Loss Services


University Bariatric Center’s experts tailor a weight loss program that will meet your individual needs. We offer:

  • Medical weight loss
  • Weight-loss surgery

Medical Weight Loss

For patients who do not meet the criteria for surgery but require weight loss help, other options may be available. These include medications, meal replacements and/or behavioral modification – all provided under medical supervision.

To schedule a consultation with a weight-loss specialist, call 865-305-9355.

Request more information from the University Bariatric Center.


As the region’s academic medical center, The University of Tennessee Knoxville offers its patients the opportunity to participate in ongoing research and clinical trials.

You may be a candidate to participate in one of our ongoing weight loss studies, including new medications or weight loss regimens. The medical center maintains the highest academic standard and complies with all FDA and NIH research regulations.

Weight Loss Surgery

For patients who meet the criteria for bariatric surgery, we offer these surgeries: laparoscopic gastric sleeve and laparoscopic gastric bypass.

Learn more at bariatric surgery resources.

Treatment Locations

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