Best Bariatric Surgeons in Memphis

We reviewed all the Bariatric Surgeons serving the greater Memphis area, and picked the top picks based on experience, education, and empathy.

Memphis had a population of 0.65 million according to the 2018 survey. According to a ranking, Memphis is the most obese "large" community – areas with populations above 1 million people – with 31.9% obesity among adults. With a sedentary lifestyle becoming too common, adult obesity rates are rising alarmingly.

The cost of bariatric surgery can be significantly reduced when covered with insurance. Yet, only when certain specific conditions are met, insurance covers the procedure. The cost of the surgery in this region largely depends on the type of procedure and how long you’re required to stay under supervision. It may range between $17,000 to $30,000 in Memphis.

Tennessee residents can expect to pay an average of $221.84 per person* for a basic major medical individual health insurance plan. Prices will vary and premiums can be lower if you are in good health.

Top Bariatric Surgeons:

Memphis Weight Loss Surgery

Our mission is to connect you with the leading bariatric surgeons locally. We've hand-picked the top Bariatric Surgeons in the greater Memphis area based on our three phase methodology. Also, consider nearby bariatric surgeons in Nashville.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 7 3 2
  • 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
  • 3. Empathy
    Surgeons with the professionalism and empathy to provide the best service to those seek obesity treatments.


Bariatric Surgeon

Dr. Wegner, MD, FASMBS, is a board-certified general surgeon with more than 15 years of experience. He handles on an average 400 weight loss cases..

Saint Francis Center for Surgical Weight Loss 6005 Park Avenue, Suite 1010B Memphis, TN 38119


Bariatric Surgeon

Dr. Woodman, MD, FACS, is a board-certified general surgeon with more than 22 years of experience. He is skilled in advanced laparoscopic..

Midsouth Bariatrics 6029 Walnut Grove Road Suite 100 Memphis, TN 38120