Bariatric Center at Bryn Mawr Hospital offers a comprehensive
surgical weight loss program that gives patients the tools,
education and support to lose weight safely and effectively and to
maintain a healthy weight in the long term.
Our Medical Director, Dr.
Richard Ing has performed over 700 bariatric surgeries over
the course of his twelve year career.
We provide expert coordinated care before and after bariatric
- Complete psychological evaluations by specialists trained in
bariatric patient needs
- Dietary evaluations pre-surgery by a registered dietitian
- Detailed exercise evaluations and program development
Information sessions are available in multiple, convenient
locations— Broomall, Exton Square and Newtown Square health
centers—with free onsite parking.
You can get started quickly, all appointments happen within 2–3
We offer three
options for bariatric surgery including Laparoscopic
Adjustable Gastric Band, Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass and
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy. The selection of each procedure
is individualized to meet the patient’s needs and is made
jointly by the surgeon and the patient.
procedures are performed as laparoscopic—or minimally
invasive—procedures, through tiny incisions so patients benefit
from less pain, fewer complications and a shorter hospital stay.
Our Bariatric Program
Coordinator provides new patients with surgical information,
answers questions, helps make appointments and provides pre- and
post-op surgical education.
Do You Have Questions?
Register for a Free Bariatric Informational Session
These regularly scheduled information sessions are designed to help you
learn more about bariatric weight loss solutions offered by Main Line
Health. During the session you will learn more about the benefits,
potential complications and qualification criteria for bariatric
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.