Expert Bariatric Surgery in Rio Rancho

When excess weight impacts your quality of life, you can get expert bariatric care and weight loss support at UNM Health System—New Mexico's only academic medical center.

Our weight loss surgery center at UNM Sandoval Regional Medical Center in Rio Rancho is on the cutting edge of bariatric surgical technology. At the same time, we offer a comfortable, welcoming environment that promotes open discussion.

Our Bariatric Surgery Facilities

At UNM SRMC in Rio Rancho, our surgical clinics are designed for your comfort. The bariatric center features:

  • Accessible exam and operating room tables
  • Comfortable, armless waiting room chairs
  • Computed tomography (CT) scanner with a spacious opening
  • Surgical and imaging tools designed specifically for your needs
  • Private recovery suites with accessible furniture and bathroom fixtures

Our bariatric surgeons and exceptional care staff will help you feel safe, comfortable and respected throughout your weight loss journey.   

Attend an Online Surgery Seminar

View our online surgery seminar to learn about our surgery approval process.

Types of Weight Loss Surgery

Once you've decided to have weight loss surgery, your next decision will be to choose a procedure. Together, you and your surgeon will decide which option is right for you.