Houston Weight Loss Surgery Center, the office of Dr. Elias Darido, is a leading provider of comprehensive weight loss solutions in the greater Houston area.

Dr. Elias Darido discusses bariatric surgery with a few of his patients on a recent segment of Great Day Houston with Deborah Duncan

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Houston Sleeve Surgery

Dr. Darido specializes in a wide range of weight loss surgeries including gastric bypass, gastric sleeve surgery and lap band conversion to bypass or gastric sleeve surgery. Dr. Darido is especially focused on the upper part of the stomach also called gastric fundus. Learn about Sleeve Gastrectomy


What Sets Us Apart

Our unique weight loss surgery practice revolves around providing effective and safe weight loss solutions. Our focus on successful outcomes is specifically geared for your unique medical condition. Learn more about our weight loss center

Meet Dr. Elias Darido

Effective, safe and durable weight loss treatment solutions“ is the vision of Dr. Elias Darido, founder and chief surgeon of Houston Weight Loss Surgery Center. In today’s healthcare environment, many overweight patients are falling victims to fad diets, fake pills and false promises.  Meet Houston Sleeve Surgeon, Dr. Elias Darido

Are You a Candidate?

The are many factors that determine whether weight loss surgery is right for you. One of the main criteria is having a BMI of over 35 as well as other indicators such as type II diabetes, hypertension, sleep apnea and other respiratory disorders.  See if you’re a candidate for weight loss surgery

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance coverage for weight loss surgery depends on the plan you have chosen, including specific coverage options in your policy and your employer’s health plan. Houston Weight Loss Surgery Center has a dedicated insurance specialist who can help you. Using insurance to cover your weight loss surgery

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Your Weight Loss Journey

The health care team at Houston Weight Loss Surgery Center is committed to making your weight loss journey as smooth as possible. Your weight loss journey begins at the Houston Weight Loss Center

Our patients say it best!

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Individual results may vary

Individual results may vary

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Duodeno-gastric Bile Reflux after Sleeve Gastrectomy

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