Arch Bariatrics of St. Louis

Trusted partner in your weight loss surgical journey

Over 414+ Five Star reviews

$11,111 Gastric Sleeve (VSG) Self Pay.
All Inclusive.

We also Accept Insurance

Start Your Journey To A Healthier Life Today!

Arch Bariatrics of St. Louis

Trusted partner in your weight loss surgical journey

Over 414+ Five Star reviews

$11,111 Gastric Sleeve (VSG) Self-Pay All-Inclusive.

We also accept insurance!

Start Your Journey To A Healthier Life Today!


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Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Center in St. Louis, MO

$11,111 Sleeve Gastrectomy Self Pay. All inclusive.

At Arch Bariatrics of St. Louis, we believe defeating obesity needs a holistic approach to achieve long-term weight loss. Our experienced and caring team provides individualized treatment options to each patient to reclaim an active, healthy life. We believe in empowering you with education and offering you a support system every step of the way starting from before surgery to your postoperative care and beyond.

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Gastric Sleeve Surgery For Weight Loss

Sleeve Gastrectomy Special

All Inclusive $11,111

Sleeve Gastrectomy is now the most common bariatric surgery widely performed and  Arch Bariatrics is one of the leading providers of Sleeve Gastrectomy in the St Louis region. Please contact us to schedule a no obligation appointment with our top bariatric surgeon in St. Louis to discuss if you qualify for weight loss surgery. We offer very competitive pricing and payment options for patients who want to self pay due to lack of insurance or insurance denial. Start your journey here.

$11,111 Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery
$7,225 Gastric Balloon procedure. All Inclusive!

Bariatric Surgery in St. Louis

As a leading bariatric weight loss surgery practice in the Saint Louis region, we offer the full range of minimally invasive surgical procedures including Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, Gastric Balloon, Lap- Band and Revision weight loss surgeries. To discuss if you qualify and learn about various weight loss surgery options from the best weight loss doctor in St. Louis region, please contact us.

Read our patient testimonials to find out how weight loss surgery in St. Louis has transformed their lives.

Kumaran Chinnappan, MD -
Trusted Bariatric Weight Loss Doctor in St. Louis

You are not alone in fighting Obesity

An American Board certified and Fellowship trained bariatric surgeon, Dr. Chinnappan has been practicing in the St. Louis area since 2010. He has gained reputation for his surgical expertise, experience and commitment to providing excellent patient care.

He has been consistently awarded the Vitals Patients’ Choice Award, On-Time Doctor Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition Award.

Kumaran Chinnappan, MD - Bariatric Surgeon in St. Louis

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Whether you are thinking about weight loss surgery, such as Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Band (LAP-BANDⓇ) or are interested in pursuing FDA approved non-surgical weight loss with the Gastric Balloon and nutrition counseling, you’ve taken an important first step. We offer a comprehensive program to help you achieve and maintain your weight loss goals and to treat or prevent serious obesity related medical conditions.

St. Louis Weight Loss Surgery Before and After Result

Weight Loss Center St Louis, MO

Arch Bariatrics is a reputable bariatric surgery practice based in Saint Louis, Missouri. Dr. Kumaran Chinnappan has been practicing in Missouri since 2010 and specializes primarily in various weight loss surgeries and revision bariatric surgeries. He has performed thousands of bariatric surgeries and has earned the reputation as one of the best bariatric surgeons in Missouri. He performs his surgeries in the facilities which are designated as center of excellence for bariatric surgery in St Louis, MO. He provides consultations in his office located in Saint Louis, MO as well as virtual consultations.

Why Choose Arch Bariatrics, St Louis, MO

As the leading Surgical weight loss provider in the Saint Louis and Missouri region, Arch Bariatrics LLC is your go to solution for achieving your health and ideal weight goals. With more than 12 years of experience, 200+ 5- star reviews and having performed thousands of surgeries, Dr. Kumaran Chinnappan is our Center of Excellence Surgeon who offers both in-person as well as virtual consultations.

Our caring and knowledgeable staff members work efficiently with your insurance to provide you a stress- free experience and will answer all your questions. We offer Sleeve Gastrectomy at an All- inclusive cash price of $11,111. Call us at (314) 858-6172  or submit your info at our contact page to schedule your appointment today. Ask us about our free virtual educational seminar.

Sam Mccormick Before And After Weight Loss Result

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Our missions is to help you discover the top weight loss surgeons of St. Louis, MO. Below you’ll find our hand-picked list of top bariatric surgeons in St. Louis. Also, consider expanding your search to bariatric surgeons.

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FAQs About Weight Loss Surgery in St. Louis, MO

The cost of bariatric surgery in St Louis, MO, varies depending on the type of procedure, insurance coverage, and other factors like the location of the hospital. At Arch Bariatrics LLC, we are committed to helping you find an affordable option that fits your budget. We offer third party financing options and accept most major insurances. We offer Gastric Sleeve Surgery for $11,111 and Gastric Balloon procedure for $7200 for self-paying patients. The cost includes Surgeon fee, Anesthesia fee and Facility Fees. If you have any such specific queries, please contact us at (314) 858-6172, and we will be more than happy to help you.

The best bariatric surgery for you depends on your individual health profile, lifestyle, and goals. Under the guidance of our highly experienced surgeon, Dr. Kumaran Chinnappan, you can be assured that you will receive personalized care and advice tailored to your needs. Dr. Chinnappan has performed more than 1000 successful surgeries and is highly specialized in weight loss surgery, advanced laparoscopic surgery, Endoscopic procedures, and revision weight loss surgical procedures.

To qualify for weight loss surgery, you must meet certain criteria. Generally speaking, you must be a minimum of 18 years old, have a body mass index (BMI) of 35 or higher, and have at least one obesity-related medical condition. Newer evidence recommends bariatric surgery for patients with BMI above 30. Additionally, you should be committed to making lifestyle changes and have the support needed to make the surgery successful. 

For more information and detailed qualifications, schedule a consultation at our weight loss center in St Louis, and we will help guide you to make an informed decision.

The amount of weight you will lose after bariatric surgery depends on the type of procedure and your commitment to making lifestyle changes. Many patients lose a considerable amount of weight within the first year. However, it is important to note that this is a process, and it may take up to two years to reach your goals. You may watch our FREE online educational seminar about bariatric surgery for more information.

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