While people may already be familiar with the term LAP-BAND or Realize Band, oBand has made great strides in carving their own name in the field of bariatric surgery. The term oBand is grounded in and derived from the company mission, which is:"To eradicate obesity by promoting, encouraging and enhancing outpatient bariatric surgical care, research and education for the benefit of all patients." oBand is fully committed to bringing the highest level of care possible to its patients. Our service to you goes far beyond the surgical procedure. We are with you every step of the way, from the initial contact and introductory seminar to the post surgery follow ups and support. Our complete, comprehensive approach towards bariatric surgery is made possible by exceptional doctors and staff, highly regarded certifications and accreditations, top of the line facilities and equipment, and an extensive weight management program.