Bariatrics

Weight Loss treatment for those in need of a plan

Boone Hospital Center offers surgical and non-surgical treatment for weight loss.

Thank you for visiting our Bariatric Program

Boone Hospital Center's bariatric program uses a multi-disciplinary approach to access and evaluate each patient. Dr. James Pit, DO and Dr. Nicole Spencer, DO perform laparascopic adjustable gastric banding, sleeve gastrectomy, and bypass procedures.

Who Are We?

Boone Hospital Center's bariatric program has a team of individuals that will help support you along your journey to a healthy lifestyle.
Each team member is committed to helping you succeed.

Our Hours

Office Hours:
Mon-Thur 8a - 4:30p
Friday 8a - 4p

Phone: (573) 815-6447

Take advantage of the wide range of services

If you aren’t a patient, would like to become one and live within our locality, please contact us or pop in to see us.

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Gastric Bands

These silicone adjustable bands are placed around the upper portion of the stomach to restrict the amount of food that can be consumed, and to create a longer feeling of satiety.

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Sleeve Gastrectomy

During the vertical sleeve gastrectomy, the stomach is restricted by stapling and dividing it vertically. Approximately 60% of the stomach is removed, so you feel full more quickly.

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Gastric Bypass

These silicone adjustable bands are placed around the upper portion of the stomach to restrict the amount of food that can be consumed, and to create a longer feeling of satiety.

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Bariatric Revisions

This is a minimally invasive procedure that is used to treat patients who regain weight after gastric bypass surgery.

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Robotic Bariatric Surgery

This is a form of sleeve gastrectomy and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgeries that utilize robotic assistance.

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Criteria For Surgery

Regardless of your weight, age, or weight loss history, you may meet the criteria for weight loss surgery. Check out our guidelines to learn if you are a candidate for our program.

Maps & Directions

Our Team

Boone Hospital Center’s Bariatric Program has a team of specialists who will help support you along your journey to a healthier lifestyle

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BMI Calculator

Rather than relying only on the bathroom scale to tell you if you are overweight, experts will also take note of your body mass index (BMI).

100+

Surgeries
Performed

14

Specialists
On Staff

60%

Of Americans Struggle With Obesity

95%

Weight Loss
Success Rate

Want to learn more?

Are you still curious if Weight Loss Surgery is right for you?
Contact our staff today and we can help answer your questions.

WHO WE ARE?

We are an experienced team of weight loss experts who combine surgery, nutrition education, and ongoing support to help you defeat obesity for good.

ARE YOU A CANDIDATE?

We’ve helped hundreds of people struggling with their weight live healthier, more full lives. If you suffer from weight-related diseases or complications, reach out today.

WHERE TO FIND US?

Address:
Boone Hospital Center
1600 E. Broadway
Columbia, MO 66301

Phone: 573-815-6447