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The Weight is Over.

Look better and feel healthier with surgical weight loss

If you are having trouble losing weight through traditional diet and exercise, bariatric surgery may be a safe option for you to successfully regain your health.

Medicare and most forms of insurance cover bariatric surgery for qualified patients.  

Bariatric surgery has been shown to improve or resolve many diseases and conditions associated with obesity, including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, arthritis, and back and joint pain. Start your journey today!

Am I a Candidate?

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What Can I Expect?

Every individual is different and there is no “one size fits all” procedure. Dr. Turton offers the most current, minimally invasive bariatric surgery options:

  • Sleeve gastrectomy
  • Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
  • Revisional bariatric surgery

Start Your Journey

  1. Attend a virtual informational seminar. Register here.

  2. Call our office (229) 382-9733 to set up a consultation.

Get to know Dr. Wes Turton

Dr. Wes Turton is a board-certified general surgeon with expertise in bariatrics. With more than 2,000 procedures performed, Dr. Turton specializes in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass.
Dr. Turton earned his medical degree and completed residency training at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of numerous professional organizaions, including the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Dr. Turton performs bariatric surgeries at Tift Regional Medical Center, but sees patients at two convenient locations in Tifton and Valdosta. 

We Look Forward to Serving You

To request an appointment, please contact a member of our staff.

1007 Greenfield Drive
Tifton, GA 31794