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Fresno Bariatrics, located in Fresno, California, is one of the most experienced weight loss
surgery programs in the country. On both the state and national levels, we are a step above
most other weight loss surgery programs. Our superb clinical outcomes have earned
HealthGrades' five-star ratings and a Bariatric Excellence Award™ 6 years in a row,
putting our program in the top five of all California hospitals.