Patient Stories

Celebrating Our Patients’ Weight Loss Success

We’re all about our patients at Acadiana Weight Loss Surgery – and we absolutely love to celebrate their weight loss success. We invite you to take a few moments to read about some of our patients and how weight loss has changed their lives.


Louis’s Weight Loss Story

Before surgery, my Diabetes was not well controlled, my weight was excessive and my overall health outlook was not good. Since surgery, there have been no…

Dawn’s Weight Loss Story

Prior to surgery I was 100 pounds overweight. I was unmotivated, depressed and experienced a lot of joint pain. I wasn’t on medication for high blood…

David’s Weight Loss Story

I work offshore and felt being overweight was starting to affect my mobility at work. Climbing the stairs on rigs was an issue, and I was…

Ted’s Weight Loss Story

I was 350 lbs, extremely heavy and miserable with my lifestyle. I was sleeping at work and tired all the time. Now I am healthy, wide…

Claudia’s Weight Loss Story

Before surgery I needed a handicap license plate due to not being able to walk more than about 25 ft but now I am always ahead…

Angel’s Weight Loss Story

I had tried many times to “get healthy” but never saw it through. I would become frustrated and give up when I didn’t see the results…

Brad’s Weight Loss Story

I decided to have bariatric surgery because I wanted a life change for me and my family. At the rate I was going I’m not sure…