Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery

Programs and services

  • Certified Center for bariatic surgery
  • Multidisciplinary Treatement of obese patients
  • Multidisciplinary care and preparation for bariatric surgery
  • Bariatric procedures: Gastric Bypass, SleeveGastrectomy, omega loop bypass, Biliopancreatic diversion, Duodenal-Switch, conversion and re-do procedures
  • Surgical Endoscopy for diagnostic and Treatment (gastric balloon, outlet repair, endosleeve (Apollo Endosuture))
  • Long-term follow-up of operated patients
  • Participation in national quality-study
  • Clinical trials, basic scientific research
  • Frequent Training and continued education

Cooperating institutions

  • Department of General, Visceral, Vascular and Pediatric Surgery
  • Department of Internal Medicine I, Endocrinology Unit
  • Department of Internal Medicine II, Hepatology Unit
  • Institute of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy
  • Dietary kitchen & nutrition experts
  • Dipl.-Psych. Beate Hechtle-Fries, Dipl.-Psych. Thomas Hupp, Würzburg
  • Dr. Foroogh Bittkau, Karlstadt, Dr. Monika Heine, Würzburg



Priv.-Doz. Dr. Florian Seyfried
Dr. Ann-Cathrin Koschker
Dr. Christine Stier


Kathrin Hohl
Nicole Buchta


+49 931 201-31302




Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery | Oberdürrbacher Str. 6 | 97080 Würzburg | Germany