Are you interested in learning more about Lap-Band, gastric bypass, and gastric sleeve surgery?  Would you like to meet some of our team and perhaps even a patient who has experienced weight loss success?

Attend a FREE Informational Seminar led by one of our bariatric surgeons!

We hold monthly seminars in Houma on the 2nd Thursday of each month at Physicians Medical Center, 218 Corporate Drive in Houma, Louisiana 70360.  Seminars begin at 7 pm and typically last one hour. Speaker subject to change.

Surgical Weight Management Seminar Schedule 2019

Thursday, January 10th with DP Schwab

Thursday, February 14th with Eric Rau

Thursday, March 14th with David Rau

Thursday, April 11th with Fritz Rau

Thursday, May 9th with DP Schwab

Thursday, June 13th with Eric Rau

Thursday, July 11th with David Rau

Thursday, August 8th with Fritz Rau

Thursday, September 12th with DP Schwab

Thursday, October 10th with Eric Rau

Thursday, November 14th with David Rau

*Pre-registration is encouraged but not required.  Please contact our office with any questions

Success Stories, Seminars, BMI Calculator

Success Stories

Our surgeons have been performing bariatric surgery since 2003 with a success rate that is well above the national average. We believe in long-term patient support and hold monthly support groups for past and future clients.


We invite you to attend an informative seminar to learn more about our bariatric surgery program. Our seminars are free, pre-registration is not required, and we encourage you to bring family and friends with you to the seminar.

BMI Calculator

While only a qualified surgeon can determine if you are a candidate for weight-loss surgery, you may be a candidate for bariatric surgery if you have a BMI of 40, or a BMI 30-35 or higher with one or more obesity-related conditions.

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Surgical Weight Management
5619 Highway 311, Suite B
Houma, LA 70360

Phone: 985.868.2206
Fax: 985.868.2232

Nationally Accredited Center

Nationally Accredited Center

Surgeries performed exclusively

Physicians Medical Center
218 Corporate Drive
Houma, LA 70360