Bariatric Surgery | UnityPoint Health Grinnell Regional Medical Center

Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)

UnityPoint Health - Grinnell Regional Medical Center's Bariatric Center is nationally recognized and accredited as a Center of Excellence by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).  GRMC was the first Iowa hospital with this designation and one of the few rural hospitals in the country to have achieved this designation and maintained this level of excellence.


Expert surgeons from Surgical Associates have more than 35 years of experience helping individuals find hope and healing through bariatric surgery. Together, Surgical Associates and UnityPoint Health - Grinnell Regional Medical Center are truly a center of excellence.

Grinnell Bariatric weight-loss surgeries are regularly performed using the daVinci XI robotic surgical unit. Most surgeries are completed with minimally invasive procedures to give patients faster recovery, less pain and less scarring. We help you regain your health and be active. 

When you seek the best care and outcomes, turn to the Grinnell Bariatric Center of Excellence. We care about you and your success. You're not a number at GRMC; you are a person who we want to help.


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