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the Better Weigh Center

The Better Weigh Center is the only weight loss surgery center that is based in the city of Corpus Christi. Our surgeons perform all types of weight loss surgery (gastric band, gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, duodenal switch, revision/conversion procedures). Our operations are performed right here in Corpus Christi making it much more convenient for you and your family! Our practice is led by Dr. Lloyd Stegemann, the most experienced bariatric surgeon in Corpus Christi and Dr. Jegan Gopal, the only fellowship trained bariatric surgeon in Corpus Christi. Our mission is to safely provide state-of- the-art surgical weight loss techniques to Coastal Bend residents in an effort to improve the health and quality of life of those who suffer from weight issues.

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To be considered a candidate for surgery there is certain criteria a patient must meet. Click below to learn more about who qualifies for weight loss surgery.


Learn more about each of the surgical options we offer and how they can help you take control of your weight and your health!



Our experienced surgeons are here to get your started on the path to a healthier life and will provide you with the long-term management to keep you successful.



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About The Better Weigh Center

We specialize in metabolic and surgical weight management and pride ourselves on our exceptional staff and experienced surgeons. 

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Call us at (361) 500-2898 

5826 Esplanade, Ste. 102

Corpus Christi, TX 78414

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