If you are a woman under the age of 50 who is considering bariatric surgery, you
may be eligible for an exciting research initiative studying the effect is of obesity on the endometrium (lining of the uterus)
before and after bariatric surgery.
The NYU Langone Weight Loss Program actively participates in clinical trials that help advance the practice of weight-loss medicine.
NYU is currently conducting a clinical
trial comparing the benefits of gastric banding surgery with that of gastric
bypass surgery in adolescents. NYU is one of only two institutions allowed to
perform gastric banding surgery on this patient population.
Articles written by our weight-loss surgeons, Dr. George Fielding and Dr. Christine Ren-Fielding