Metro Bariatrics - Amir Moazzez MD, FACS

About Us

We offer minimally invasive laparoscopic gastric banding and gastric bypass surgeries. Our Center participates with nearly all health insurance plans, and we provide expert help to assist patients in obtaining insurance approval for weight loss surgery. We offer dietary teaching, nutritional counseling, and support group meetings before and after surgery conducted by a registered dietician specializing in the care of weight loss surgery patients. We also offer non surgical weight loss programs and long term weight management assistance. We are closely affiliated with exercise physiologists and clinical psychologists experienced in the care of overweight patients.

Why Choose Inova Bariatric:

Weight Loss Surgery

Inova Bariatric serves the Northern Virginia, Washington DC and Maryland Markets. We are a dedicated group of medical professionals – bariatric surgeons, general surgeons, registered dieticians, nurse practitioners – devoted to the care and treatment of the severely overweight. Our long experience in weight loss surgery with hundreds of operations performed every year gives us the level of expertise in bariatric surgery that no other surgical group in the area can match. We have had a low complication rate (5%) and mortality (<0.05%) related to the surgery in over 2000 operations. Due to the high surgery volume, good outcomes and follow up care our practice is designated by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery as a Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery.

We specialize in:laparoscopic gastric bypass, laparoscopic gastric banding, LAP-BAND System, Gastric Sleeve and da Vinci minimally invasive robotic surgery procedures.

We would like to have the privilege to discuss your individual situation with you and to help you finding the best treatment option for a successful and safe weight loss and long term weight maintenance.

General Surgery

Minimally invasive surgical procedures offered for a variety of medical conditions including: Hernia Repair, Gallbladder, GERD, and Colon/Rectal surgery.

Colorectal Surgery

We are proud to offer a variety of colorectal surgical services, such as: