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Denver Bariatric Surgery Center

Weight-Loss Surgery Candidates Denver, Colorado

Free Bariatric Seminars at Swedish, Denver

Start Your Weight-Loss Journey at Swedish

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.

Read about a patient's successful weight loss after Lap Band surgery

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: