Welcome to Lap-Band San Diego

Located in San Diego, the Gastric Banding Medical Group is largest and most experienced outpatient gastric banding medical practice in California (CA). The Lap-Band System is for appetite suppression when conservative treatments have failed. Safer than gastric bypass surgery the LAP-BAND® System is generally considered the least invasive and safest bariatric surgical procedure available.* Learn about the Lap-Band System procedure and important weight loss tips including how to calculate your Body Mass Index or BMI; the indications for lap-band surgery, a comparison of other types of weight loss surgery to the Lap-Band System procedure; and how and what you should eat afterwards.*

Use our BMI calculator to see if you qualify for the Lap-Band surgery. Learn about Diets & Weight Loss, Sports & Fitness, statistics related to obesity* and being overweight, and Lap-Band bypass surgery often improves the symptoms of type 2 diabetes.*

See answers to our most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).* Read success stories or watch a video about others who have had the Lap-Band system procedure . Read articles published in USA Today and the Los Angeles Times, and see what has been published in medical journals about the adjustable and reversible gastric band.*

Watch a video about the Lap-Band System and how it works; a 60-Minute Interview on the Gastric Band; and see both an animated and a live surgery.*

The Gastric Banding Medical Group located in San Diego County offers daily seminars about the Lap-Band system procedure. Gastric Banding Center: For information on the  highly effective, implantable weight loss device please contact us today.*

* Results may vary.

Accredited by Bariatric Surgery Center Network (BSCN) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).