OSF Bariatric Program Information to Get Started
Step 1 - Watch the Informational Video Series
If you are considering weight loss surgery, it is required that you complete this video series. In these videos, you will learn about the OSF Weight Management programs, types of weight loss surgery and the associated risks and benefits. You will learn the criteria to qualify for weight loss surgery and the program steps you need to take to prepare for surgery.
Note: You must watch all 4 videos (about 10 minutes each), AND complete the survey evaluation, before proceeding in the program.
Part 1 - Program Overview
Part 2 - Risks and Benefits
Part 3 - Types of Surgery
Part 4 - Getting Started
Step 2 - Complete Survey Evaluation
Complete this survey evaluation after watching the video series.
Surgery Cases and Outcomes
The bariatric program at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center is a Center of Excellence, accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.
We offer the following procedures with a low rate of complication.
|Sleeve Gastrectomy||Gastric Bypass||Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch||Revision or Conversion|
|Number of surgeries performed between 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022||89||83||4||11|
30-Day Occurrence rates for our center (2021-2022)
Surgical Site Infection
Average Length of Stay
The following documents are available to download here. Paper copies of this material will be available at your first appointment.
- Weight Management program flyer (PDF)
- References (PDF)
- Link to quitting smoking page
- Link to BMI calculator
Call (309) 282-1600 for more information