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Lose the weight, regain your health.

Bariatric (Weight Management) Program
Adirondack Medical Center
Redfield Medical Office Building
2233 State Route 86
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Phone: (518) 897-2531

The Bariatric Program at Adirondack Medical Center offers proven weight loss solutions to help you safely and effectively meet and maintain your long term health goals.

Bariatric Homepage slideDana Isabella, of Plattsburgh, had tried many options to address her weight concerns.  She, like many others, wanted to enjoy the simple things in life like a walk in the park or dancing with friends.  The Bariatric Program at AMC can help you achieve your goals by providing:

  • Individualized weight loss strategies
  • An experienced team that includes certified nurse practitioner, certified bariatric RNs, an LPN, dietitian, nutritionist, sleep apnea specialist, social worker and physical rehabilitation therapist
  • Comprehensive and thoughtful support that includes educational, nutritional, therapeutic and medical guidance
  • State-of-the-art facilities uniquely designed to comfortably accommodate patients of size

If you are considering a surgical weight management solution, the highly trained Bariatric team of Adirondack Health is here for you. Since 2000, our team, some of whom have been patients themselves, has provided respectful, individualized care to guide hundreds of patients who were ready to make the lifelong changes necessary for a successful outcome.

Adirondack Health is proud to offer the only Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery Program in northeastern New York, and our program has been recognized as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence by the Surgical Review Corporation.

Taking the first step is often the most difficult. Our understanding and experienced staff can ensure that your questions and fears are addressed confidentially and thoroughly. We encourage you to call us at (518) 897-2531 to attend an upcoming free information session.  To see the schedule of events for upcoming information sessions, click here.

You can also sign-up for an information session by e-mail message including your name and a phone number we can reach you at during normal business hours ->Sign-up by e-mail.

Our Staff:

Michael A. Hill, M.D., is a 1994 graduate of the Georgetown University School of Medicine, and completed his surgical residency at Albany Medical Center. He has been with Adirondack Medical Center since 2001. Dr. Hill is board certified in general and thoracic surgery, and is Chief of Surgery at Adirondack Health.

Supporting our surgeons is a team of dedicated professionals including an adult nurse practitioner, nursing staff, dietitian, nutritionist and social worker.