According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, more than 1 in 20 Americans over the age of 20 are morbidly obese, increasing their risk of developing other health conditions like heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer. Woodland Heights Medical Center’s bariatric weight loss program is designed to help people improve their health and quality of life by using surgical intervention for weight reduction.
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Woodland Heights Medical Center is the first facility in Lufkin to offer the Lap-Band system, the least invasive weight loss surgery that reduces the amount of food your stomach can hold. Although surgery has shown to be an effective tool in weight loss, it is important for patients to remember that the surgery is only a tool. A successful outcome is dependent on a patient's commitment to long-term lifestyle change.
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Patient results may vary. Consult your physician about the benefits and risks of any surgical procedure or treatmen
505 South John Redditt Drive
Lufkin, TX 75904