Weight Loss Journey

*MISH Hospital and Clinics Weight Loss Surgery Program 

Call now to schedule your free consultation @ 913-322-7401


The Institute for Advanced Bariatric Surgery surgeons perform weight loss surgery at MISH Hospital and Clinics, a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Comprehensive Accredited Center performing all approved weight loss operations available for surgical weight loss without weight restrictions.

MISH Hospital and Clinics is dedicated to the complete care of patients suffering from clinical obesity. Patients report choosing MISH due to experience, quality of care, patient safety record and the individual personal approach. MISH's emphasis in bariatric surgery is on patient education and performing the safest minimally invasive operation in a positive and supportive environment to help patients reach their health and weight loss goals. 

*Disclaimer: Surgery results may vary from one person to another



Trina, lost 276 lbs:
*"I truly believe the Gastric Bypass saved my life. I was morbidly obese. I broke the 400 lbs mark. I could diet and lose 50-60 pounds then I would plateau and out of frustration, I would gain it all back. I suffered from high blood pressure, migraine headaches, borderline diabetic, and physical pain. In 2009 I chose to have the Surgery, my weight quickly began to fall off. The best part of losing all the weight is my son..." READ MORE


David, lost 170 lbs:
*"I left my doctor one day knowing that I needed to do something really drastic and soon. I have been dieting, losing weight, gaining, dieting and over and over, again and again. On my way home I heard a commercial about the Minimally Invasive Surgical Hospital and a free seminar to find out more. I did some research on the Internet, signed up and the rest was history. I was 465 pounds the day I heard that commercial and in 8 months have lost nearly 20 pants sizes and 170 pounds..." READ MORE


Bunny, lost 165 lbs:
*"It's been just barely 2 years and I have surpassed my goal of weight loss. I am 5'10" and my highest weight was 329 pounds. With the tool of lap band surgery and self-control, I am now 165 pounds! I used to be an athlete and a model and now at the age of 48, I have my body back..." READ MORE

*Disclaimer: Surgery results may vary from one person to another

 *Disclaimer: Surgery results may vary from one person to another. 



Dr. Wanda Kaniewski, MD Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Kaniewski is the Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program and has been performing weight loss surgery for 15 years. She completed her General Surgery Residency at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C., and her Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX.
Dr. Paramjeet Sabharwal, MD Bariatric Surgeon Dr. Sabharwal is the Surgery Division Chair and has performed weight loss surgery for 15 years. He completed his General Surgery Residency at John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD and Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C
Dr. Shadrach Smith, MD Bariatrician  Being one of the leading physicians in the field of obesity, Dr. Smith's approach to weight loss medicine is unique. He treats obesity as a symptom of possible metabolic, emotional and/or environmental conditions. His individualized patient plan of care has proven successful by helping patients understand and control the chronic condition that results in obesity.
Rebecca Bennett, MPH, RD, LD Clinical Dietician  Rebecca specializes in motivational interviewing, nutrition counseling, goal setting, meal plan creation, and special diet needs. She works to improve the overall health of patients through improved eating habits that correlate with existing medical conditions and diet changes for prevention of disease. 



    11217 Lakeview Ave 

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Our Mission: MISH Hospital and Clinics provides high-quality care and programs that set community standards and exceed patient expectations. Services are provided in a caring, convenient, cost-effective and accessible environment.

Our Vision: MISH Hospital and Clinics strives to be recognized as a leader in patient care. We are people working together to do the right thing every day to improve the health and well-being of every person we serve. 

Our Goal: The goal of MISH Hospital and Clinics is to provide excellent and innovative patient care in a supportive and approachable care environment.