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Discover the Health Benefits of Bariatric Surgery.

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Is Weight Loss Surgery Right for You?

  • Are you 50 pounds or more overweight? Is your BMI greater than 35?
  • Do you also have a serious health condition such as diabetes, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis or sleep apnea?
  • Have you tried dieting and exercise with no lasting success?

If you answered "yes" to these questions, WellSpan's surgical weight loss program may be a good option for you.

Office and Information Session Locations

About Our Program

  Apple Hill Medical Center
  25 Monument Road
  Suite 193 

  York, PA  17403

  WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital
  Community Room A
  147 Gettys St.
  Gettysburg, PA 17325

Procedures Offered Include:

  • Roux en Y gastric bypass (laproscopic and open)
  • Laproscopic sleeve gastrectomy
  • Minimally invasive, robotic-assisted surgery using the da Vinci® Surgical System

Jason Marone, MD

See Me In: Ephrata, Lebanon

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John Monk, Jr., MD

See Me In: York

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James Ryan, MD

See Me In: Gettysburg, York

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Matthew Smith, MD

See Me In: Gettysburg, York, Hanover

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Meet the Surgeons

WellSpan Bariatric Surgery offers comprehensive management and surgery for people carrying excess weight. While weight loss is generally the primary reason patients come to see us, many also pursue surgery for a variety of reasons including:

  • To eliminate or manage diabetes
  • To prepare for joint replacement surgery
  • To improve heart health
  • To improve sleep and pulmonary issues
  • And many more

Our expert team uses the most advanced technologies and procedures available to perform a range of invasive and minimally invasive surgeries procedures in both hospital and office settings.

Start Your Journey

  1. Attend an Information Session:  Watch the online information session video, below, to learn about WellSpan's bariatric surgery program. ORsign up for one of the in-person sessions to hear a similar program from one of our bariatric surgeons.

  2. Take the Next Steps: Click the "Take the Next Steps" button and fill out that online form after watching the video to begin the bariatric surgery program.
    If you attend an in-person session, this will be done at the session.

  3. Information PacketDownload an information packet for important information about the program. Folleto de información en español..

In-Person Information Session Locations

  63 West Church Street
  Stevens, PA  17578

  WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital
  Health Pavilion, Rooms A&B
  175 Martin Avenue
  Ephrata, PA  17522

  WellSpan Philhaven Training & Community Center
  Kunkel Conference Room
  283 Butler Rd.
  Lebanon, PA  17042

  735 Norman Dr.
  Lebanon, PA 17042

  Apple Hill Medical Center
  25 Monument Rd.
  Suite 105

  York, PA  17403

  WellSpan Washington Street Health Center
  450 S. Washington St.
  Suite C
  Gettysburg, PA 17325

Office Locations

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Watch the Online Information Session

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Questions? Please call our office.
Gettysburg/York: (717) 851-7575
Ephrata/Lebanon: (717) 721-8795

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Start Your Journey Today.

  WellSpan Health & Surgery Center
  1227 Baltimore St.
  Hanover, PA  17331

In-Person information sessions have been suspended for the time being.

We encourage you to watch the online information session instead.

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