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If your weight is affecting your health and well-being, the Scripps Clinic Center for Weight Management in San Diego, California may be able to provide the help you need. From the safest bariatric surgery procedures to dietary guidance and emotional support, our team provides comprehensive care.


Please note: Results may vary from person to person.

Lap Band Surgery Helps Law Enforcement Officer Gain Control

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Lap Band Surgery Helps Law Enforcement Officer Gain Control

“I was fat as a kid. I got teased," said lap band surgery patient Eric. “Now, I am fit and healthy. I weigh less than I did when I was in 5th grade.” Read More

Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery Ends a Woman's Lifelong Struggle

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Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery Ends a Woman's Lifelong Struggle

“I was on a diet for most of my life, each time losing weight and then regaining more," said Terri. “I am so glad I had bariatric surgery. I truly believe it has added years to my life.” Read More

Gastric Bypass Leads to Better Health for Busy Mom

Gastric Bypass Leads to Better Health for Busy Mom

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“My daughter used to take my shoes off for me because I wasn’t able to bend over,” said Sabrina. “I didn’t have the energy to play with my kids. I do now.” Read More

Comprehensive Weight Loss Care

Comprehensive Weight Loss Care

Our team consists of weight management specialists, nutritionists, psychologists and support staff. Together, we offer the following:


  • Lap Band Surgery (gastric banding or gastric band surgery)
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery (laparoscopic gastric bypass or bariatric bypass)
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy (vertical sleeve gastrectomy or “the sleeve”)
  • Support Groups
  • Weight Loss Programs
  • Medically Supervised Weight Management