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Bariatric Surgery

Premier Surgical Associates is proud to offer two bariatric surgery programs in the Knoxville area, Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons and New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery. Bariataric surgery is also available through our Premier Surgical office in Cleveland, TN.

Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons is affiliated with the Fort Sanders Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville. Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center is a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) accredited by the American College of Surgeons. Fort Sanders is a member of Covenant Health Bariatric Services. (CLICK HERE to visit the Foothills website.)

Location

Fort Sanders Center for Advanced Medicine
1819 W. Clinch Ave., Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37916
865.984.3413

Mark A. Colquitt, MD, FACS, FASMBS

General Surgery

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New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery is affiliated with the Parkwest Center for Bariatric Surgery  in Knoxville. Parkwest Medical Center is a member of Covenant Health Bariatric Services. Dr. Williams is also associated with Fort Sanders Regional and Tennova Turkey Creek Medical Center, both are Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Programs (MBSAQIP) accredited by the American College of Surgeons. (CLICK HERE  logo to visit the New Life website.)

Location

Parkwest Medical Center
9330 Park West Blvd. #508, Physicians Plaza
Knoxville, TN 37923
(865) 694-9676

K. Robert Williams, Jr., MD, FACS, FASMBS

General Surgery
Fellowship: Bariatric Surgery

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FREE BARIATRIC SEMINARS

Both New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery and Foothills Weight Loss Surgeons offer free, online informational weight loss seminars to help prospective patients understand the different weight loss surgery procedures and the bariatric process. Watching or attending an information session is required by most insurances that cover bariatric surgery. Patients must watch a seminar before scheduling a consultation with one of the bariatric surgeons.

ONLINE SEMINARS

To view either online seminar, complete the registration form and log in using a Chrome, FireFox or Safari browsers. Each video is approximately 35 minutes long and includes a quiz. After completing the seminar and quiz, please contact the office to confirm that we have received your registration information.

$12,500 Self-pay Gastric Sleeve available at Premier Surgery Center

If your insurance doesn’t cover Bariatric Surgery and you are an appropriate candidate, Dr. Colquitt and Dr. William offer the Sleeve Gastrectomy procedure at the Premier Surgery Center for the self-pay package price of $12,500. The fee includes the surgeon, facility, and BLIS insurance for complications. Expanded BLIS coverage is available for an additional $500.

To get started, please complete the Surgery Center Bariatric Form .

Cleveland Bariatric Surgery

For information about weight loss surgery performed by our Premier Surgical Surgeons in Cleveland, TN, visit our CLEVELAND BARIATRICS page.