If you have tried dieting to reach your weight loss goals and struggled with the results you got, we have what you need to take control of your weight and life.  Taking the step to have bariatric and weight loss surgery will help you to lower your risks for heart disease, stroke, diabetes, high blood pressure, gallbladder disease and even some cancers.

Ephraim McDowell Bariatric Center combines medical weight loss, dietary, fitness, psychology and surgery to assist you with achieving your weight loss goal and return to a healthy, more active lifestyle.  Our program is designed to give you the greatest chance of succeeding prior to bariatric surgery and after surgery to ensure you keep the weight off.

To help you better understand the process you will need to watch the online seminar (link below) and fill out the form that follows. We will then contact you with information about insurance coverage and to schedule an appointment.

Types of Bariatric Surgery

  • Gastric Sleeve
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Lap Band Revision
  • Skin revisions following weight loss

Bariatric Surgeon

Our bariatric weight loss program is headed by Dr. Tin Tran, a board-certified general surgeon who is internationally recognized as a Bariatric specialist.  He has been recognized as one of the outstanding pioneers of laparoscopic and minimally-invasive surgery in Vietnam and Southeast Asia. Dr. Tran has helped patients achieve healthier, more productive lives.

View the Online Seminar

If you think you would like to further explore Ephraim McDowell’s Bariatric Surgery Program, view the online seminar and complete the form that follows.


Ephraim McDowell Bariatric Center is located at 102 Citation Drive in Danville.  


(859) 239-5940

Ephraim McDowell Bariatric Center Virtual Tour