Bariatric Surgery Center at Swedish, Offering Hope to Patients throughout Denver & Colorado
Welcome to the Bariatric Surgery Center at Swedish Medical Center where we help you begin your weight-loss journey successfully. Our trusted, board-certified bariatric surgeon Dr. Richard Tillquist is known for his minimally invasive surgical techniques that lead to faster recovery times.
ONLY at Swedish: Robotic Weight-Loss Surgery
Dr. Tillquist is the first surgeon in Colorado to perform a bariatric surgery using the da Vinci® Robotics Surgical System, giving his patients a new minimally invasive alternative that provides even faster recovery times, optimal surgical precision and less complications. Learn more about Swedish's Robotic Bariatric Surgery program
Hear from our Medical Director about the unique features of our program and how we help our patients successfully meet their weight-loss goals.
Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
Our Center is a "Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence" as recognized by the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery. This is the highest designation awarded!Learn more about what sets our bariatric program apart
Weight-Loss Surgery Procedures
At the Bariatric Surgery Center at Swedish, our surgeons perform the following minimally invasive weight-loss surgeries: