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Start your weight loss journey with the region’s most comprehensive bariatrics program.


The Bariatric Care Center at Ellis Medicine has the team, support, and understanding you need for safe, long-term weight loss.

We proudly offer the most holistic bariatrics program in the Capital Region to help you lose weight safely and effectively. We help patients through surgical weight loss options (including outpatient bariatric surgery to get you home the same day!), medication weight loss, nutritional counseling, and other services.

Ready to take the first step?

Explore our comprehensive bariatrics website at to learn more about your options for weight loss, its benefits and access resources related to financing and free educational webinars.

Schedule an in-person consultation by using our simple online form.

Already have an appointment? Download our New Patient Packet here. Print and fill it out to bring to your first appointment.

Why wait?

The weight loss specialists at Ellis Medicine’s Bariatric Care Center are here to provide the team, support, and understanding you need for safe, long-term weight loss. Take control of your health and begin today by requesting an appointment online.

Your journey to a healthier, happier you starts here.

Talk to your doctor or learn more about our program here:

Interested in having bariatric surgery at Ellis?

The first step is to go to and request an appointment. You may also call us at 518.243.1313 for more information.


The Ellis Medicine Bariatric Care Center has been awarded the Blue Distinction® Center+ designation for Bariatric Surgery as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program of BlueShield of Northeastern New York.

The BDC+ distinction for Bariatric Surgery is awarded to facilities with national accreditation that show expertise in delivering improved patient safety, better health outcomes, cost-efficiency, and high bariatric-specific quality measures