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Referring Patients for Nutrition and Weight Loss Surgery Services

Nutrition Referrals

Registered dietitian nutritionists at the Nutritional Health & Bariatric Surgery center work hand-in-hand with referring physicians and multidisciplinary health care teams to deliver coordinated and cost-effective care. Our registered dietitian nutritionists are skilled in providing medical nutrition therapy (MNT). Over time, our registered dietitian nutritionists monitor and evaluate the patient’s progress and provide nutrition education for disease prevention and nutrition counseling for chronic conditions.

To refer a patient for medical nutrition therapy, call 216-844-1499. Patients can also be referred in the ambulatory electronic medical record (aEMR) or by completing and faxing one of the forms below:

Bariatric Surgery Referrals

The Nutritional Health & Bariatric Surgery Center is a major referral center for weight loss surgery. Led by board-certified physicians, our highly skilled bariatric team offers personalized, comprehensive care to help patients lose the excess weight and keep it off long-term.

Our nationally recognized centers are fully dedicated to the most effective and safe outcomes. Also, all three of our hospital locations are recognized by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (ASMBS) as a fully accredited Bariatric Surgery Centers.

UH Nutritional Health & Bariatric Surgery Center accepts referrals for patients seeking weight loss surgery. To refer a patient, simply have your patient attend our online information session or sign up for an in-person information session.

To learn more about weight loss surgery at University Hospitals, call 216-844-5274 or email us at .

Information Sessions for Weight Loss Surgery

Interested in weight loss surgery? Get started: Attend a free information session, either in-person or online.
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