Is Bariatric Surgery Right for You?

If your weight is affecting your health and keeping you from the life you want to live, it may be time to try another option. Phoebe offers two locations (bariatric services in Albany and Americus) with multiple services to help you with your weight loss journey and offer convenience close to home.



• Lap-Band® Adjustable Gastric Banding


Phoebe’s bariatric surgery program in Albany, Georgia, is delivered by a team of experts to help you reach and maintain your ideal weight.

Chris C. Smith, MD

Dr. Chris Smith is an experienced bariatric surgeon who performs the adjustable gastric band procedure in
the Albany area.







Seminar Dates/Times

August 2014
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September 2014
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October 2014
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FREE Seminar

Patients begin the bariatric program at Phoebe
by attending a group informational meeting that provides a comprehensive educational session addressing the complete bariatric weight loss process.







For more information about weight loss options in Albany, contact us directly by calling (229) 434-2032.



















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Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911,
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