Introduction to Bariatric or Weight Loss Surgery with Dr. Venkat

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Bariatric or weight loss surgery is an option for those with a BMI over 40 or those with a BMI over 35 and at least one weight-related chronic health condition.
Bariatric surgery can help patients achieve lasting weight loss and may resolve many obesity-related conditions such as sleep apnea, diabetes, high blood pressure, acid reflux disease, and heart disease.

Learn more about sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass procedures from Dr. Venkat who specializes in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery, with this introduction to Bariatric or weight loss surgery. He sees patients at the Coordinated Health Allentown campus at 1405 North Cedar Crest Boulevard, as well as the Coordinated Health Lehighton campus.

“The most rewarding thing about being a bariatric surgeon is helping people get back to doing what they had once been able to do,” said Dr. Venkat. “When they thank us and are shedding tears in the office with happiness after their bariatric surgery, that’s what keeps me going.”


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