Nationally Accredited Weight Loss Surgery Program in St. Petersburg, Florida

The Metabolic and Bariatric Center at St. Anthony’s Hospital offers a comprehensive, personalized weight management and weight loss surgery program designed around your unique needs. Our team includes board-certified bariatric surgeons, a program manager to guide you through each step of the journey, registered dietitians, fitness specialists, psychologists, certified diabetes educators, patient representatives and more. Take the first step by attending a free, online information session.
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Nationally Accredited

Our program is nationally accredited by the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to help you find the best weight loss options for you.

Surgical Procedures

St. Anthony's Hospital offers the following bariatric treatments:

  • Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery (Roux-en-Y gastric bypass)
  • Revisional Bariatric Surgery
Surgeons in surgery

Nonsurgical Options

St. Anthony’s Hospital offers various treatments for weight loss and diabetes through our Nutrition and Diabetes program. 

Pre- & Postsurgery Resources for Current BayCare Patients

Prepare for your upcoming surgery and every day after with resources and recommendations from your specific hospital.

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Meet our Team

Our team of expert surgeons and clinicians will guide you through a personalized program unique to your needs. 

Dr. Kevin Huguet
Kevin Huguet, MD
Medical Director, St. Anthony's Hospital
Gretchen Miller, MSHS, BSN, RN 
Bariatric Manager