It is our mission to provide exceptional, individualized care to our patients, and to provide each and every patient with all the necessary resources for successful weight loss and long-term weight maintenance.

Our team of compassionate healthcare professionals is committed to ensuring quality care and fostering a positive and supportive environment during your weight loss journey. We focus on improving your health and quality of life and provide lifetime support after program completion.

We are excited to offer these surgical and non-surgical weight loss options to our community and surrounding areas and look forward to helping you achieve your weight loss goals!

Are you Struggling to Lose Weight?

Get started today and learn how our bariatric surgeons can help you lose weight and keep it off for good through our surgical and non-surgical weight loss programs.

Our staff is are ready to answer your questions at (252) 522-7168
Or fill out the form below to get started!

Watch the informational bariatric surgery video here.


Dr Charles Moore – Lenoir Bariatrics Surgeon

Dr. Moore received his residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Moore is married to Lisa, a professor at ECU Brody School of Medicine. They have 3 children.

Dr. Charles Moore, DO

Dr Joel Rose – Lenoir Bariatric Surgeon

Dr. Rose received his residency at East Carolina University. His specialty is in general surgery, advanced GI and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Rose is married to Deana-Marie and they have two children.

Dr. Joel Rose, MD


UNC Lenoir Health Care Bariatric Testimonial (Trina)

UNC Lenoir Health Care Bariatric Testimonial (Becky)

Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator

There are many quality-of-life benefits that go with maintaining a healthy weight.

  • Fewer joint and muscle pains
  • More energy and greater ability to participate in activities
  • Better regulation of blood pressure
  • Better sleep patterns
  • Reductions in the risk of developing type 2 diabetes
  • Reduced risk for heart disease

BMI is an indicator of the amount of body fat for most people and is used as a screening tool to identify whether an adult is at a healthy weight. Our BMI calculator shows how your weight compares to others of the same height and age. Minges Wellness Center offers support, programs and a fitness facility to help you control your weight through a healthy diet and proper exercise.

If your BMI is underweight or overweight contact our bariatric staff at 252-522-7168 to learn more about our weight loss and weight management programs.

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