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Bariatric & Weight Management Services

Are activities such as playing with your kids, climbing stairs, or simply joining family events becoming too difficult? If other weight-control methods have been unsuccessful, weight-loss surgery might be your best option. You can fit back into your life. Click here to sign up for a free information session, or click here to request more information. We offer:

  • Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
  • LAP-BAND ® or REALIZE-BAND®
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery

If you are considering bariatric surgery, here’s why you should choose Sparrow:

Our Surgeons

Sparrow's Bariatric Program is the largest and most comprehensive in mid-Michigan with nationally recognized quality. Dr. Mindy Lane and Dr. Kosisochi Obinwanne have performed hundreds of successful bariatric surgeries.

Our Quality

We are a designated Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, based on consistently high quality surgical outcomes and other strict guidelines. This recognition is bestowed by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.


Sparrow Bariatrics, as part of the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative Blue Cross Blue Shield quality initiative, has demonstrated the highest quality surgery outcomes with the lowest complication rates in the state of Michigan.

In addition, Sparrow’s dedicated bariatric patient care unit consistently receives superior patient satisfaction scores.

Our Flexibility

The bariatric surgery program offered through Sparrow Weight Management Services is the only one in the greater Lansing area that accepts Medicare. Sparrow accepts most insurance plans and also offers flexible payment programs making surgery an affordable option.

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