Discover the Top Bariatric Surgeons in Cincinnati with our hand-picked list.

The population of the Cincinnati region is 2.19 million (data of 2018), representing a 0.399% growth from the year 2017.

In Greater Cincinnati, nearly 6 in 10 adults (56%) with excellent or very good health are overweight or obese, while 8 in 10 adults (76%) with poor health are overweight or obese. The patient to clinician ratio in the Cincinnati region has remained almost consistent from 1,332:1 in 2014 to 1,307:1 in 2018.

The average estimated costs for bariatric surgery in the Cincinnati region ranges between $7,000 to $25,000. The cost depends on the type of weight-loss procedure preferred by an individual.

About 4.96% of the population of the Cincinnati region is uninsured. The ratio grew by 6.9% between 2016 and 2017. 56.6% of the population relies on employer-provided insurance, 15.3% on Medicaid, and 12% on Medicare. The rest is covered by non-group or military/VA insurance.

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6611 Clyo Rd. Suite F Dayton, OH 45459

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Northup, MD, FACS, is a board-certified bariatric surgeon with extensive experience, currently serving the Cincinnati, Ohio area. He is skilled in Biliopancreatic Diversion, LAP-BAND, Revision Surgeries, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, and Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy.

719 W North Ave Melrose Park, Illinois 60160

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Cohn, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon with a specialization in bariatric surgery. He has over 12 years of surgical experience and is currently serving the Cincinnati, Ohio area. He specializes in General Surgery, Gastroenterological Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, and Robotic Surgery.

8240 Northcreek Dr #2000, Cincinnati, OH 45236

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Kerlakian, MD, FACS, is a board-certified general surgeon specializing in minimally invasive weight loss surgery with more than 43 years of diverse experience in general surgery. He has performed more than 1,500 weight loss surgery procedures in his surgical career. He is an expert in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and vertical sleeve gastrectomy and is currently located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

10475 Reading Road, Suite 115 Cincinnati, OH 45241

Bariatric Surgeon
Dr. Curry, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon with a specialization in bariatric surgery with more than 31 years of experience, currently operating out of Cincinnati, Ohio. He has performed over 4000 laparoscopic gastric bands, 1000 laparoscopic bypasses, and 700 sleeve gastrectomies, in his surgical career. ​He is among the pioneer surgeons in Ohio, to perform both Orbera & ReShape gastric balloons and a national leader in this non-surgical treatment of obesity.

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Cincinnati Weight Loss Surgery

Our missions is to help you discover the top weight loss surgeons of Cincinnati. Below you'll find our hand-picked list of top bariatric surgeons in Cincinnati, Ohio. Also, consider expanding your search to bariatric surgeons in Cleveland or Columbus.

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Our Selection Criteria:

1. Education

We list only the most qualified bariatric professionals who have accreditations, awards, and licensing.

2. Experience

Vast surgical experience in laparoscopic bariatric surgery and general surgery is a must. Must have the necessary practical experience for various weight loss surgeries.

3. Empathy

Surgeons with the professionalism and empathy to provide the best service to those seek obesity treatments.

Bariatric Surgery FAQs

Exercise should be avoided during the recovery period, which will typically last between 2-6 weeks. Your doctor should lay out a detailed timeline for recovery with you.

While bariatric surgery can be a great tool for weight loss, the success of the procedure will depend largely on the ability of the patient to adhere to new diets and lifestyle changes.

The cost of bariatric surgery will very greatly depending on factors such as insurance coverage and the exact procedure involved. For more information about the cost of bariatric surgery in Ohio, click here.