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Deciding to have bariatric surgery, also known as weight loss surgery, can be a life-changing decision – and the first step on your journey to better health. Our caring team of experts will guide you the entire way, and are here to answer any questions you may have.

A personalized, family-centered approach.

J. William Tsai, M.D., is a board-certified surgeon at Southeast Georgia Health System, specializing in bariatric surgery.

Taking a comprehensive approach to helping his patients achieve their health and weight loss goals, Dr. Tsai works closely with individuals and their families to make sure weight loss surgery is the best option, and develop a personalized plan for each patient.

“We’re more active than we’ve ever been before. The surgery was truly a life-changing event.” – Jim and Iris Gandy

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A unique weight loss surgery program.

Our program includes six months of pre-surgery classes, counseling and support group meetings to help prepare you for the lifestyle changes that come with bariatric surgery and set you up for success, as well as a post-surgery support system. *Must be age 20 or older to be eligible for surgery.

Take charge of your health with weight loss surgery:

  • Reduce or eliminate health conditions such as diabetes, joint pain and sleep apnea
  • Reduce your risk for heart disease, stroke and some types of cancer
  • Improve your quality of life and reach your health and weight loss goals