If you're interested in becoming a patient and you've never had bariatric surgery before, the first step is to attend a mandatory information session. This can be done at a hosted information session or online.
Curious about bariatric surgery?
- Are you a candidate?
- Surgical options offered by our surgeons
- The benefits and risks of bariatric surgery
Get Ready for Your Surgical Consultation
- Maryland Uniform Consultation Referral Form - If your primary care physician does not have a standard referral form, please use this one. Please remember that we cannot accept a note on a prescription pad as a referral.
A Patient's Perspective on Bariatric Surgery
Johns Hopkins Center for Bariatric Surgery offers patients comprehensive treatment alternatives. Learn first-hand from a patient how bariatric surgery improved her health and quality of life.