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Awards & Accreditations

See what others are saying about Crozer's bariatric surgery program

At the Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center at Crozer-Chester Medical Center, we’re proud of our success – and we have the awards and honors from prestigious organizations to back it up.

ASMBS Center of Excellence

Crozer-Chester Medical Center is recognized as a Center of Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).

ASMBS Center of ExcellenceThe ASMBS Center of Excellence designation recognizes programs with a demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric (gastric bypass, gastric sleeve and LAP-BAND®) weight loss surgery.

To earn a Center of Excellence designation, Crozer-Keystone underwent a series of site inspections during which all aspects of the program's surgical processes were closely examined and data on health outcomes was collected.

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Blue Health Intelligence "Top Performing Facility"

Crozer-Chester Medical Center was recognized as a top performing bariatric program for having one of the lowest rates of potentially avoidable complications (PACs) in the country.

Crozer demonstrated the best year-over-year performance in bariatric surgery based on analysis conducted by Blue Health Intelligence®, the nation's premier heatlh intelligence resource in collaboration with Independence Blue Cross and other participating Blue Cross and Blue Shield copanies. Crozer's PAC complication rate was just 0.04 percent compared to a nationwide average of 6.7 percent.

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Independence Blue Cross Blue Distinction®

Crozer-Chester Medical Center is recognized by Independence Blue Cross as a Blue Distinction Center for Bariatric Surgery.

Blue Distinction is a national designation program, developed in collaboration with the medical community, to recognize those facilities that demonstrate their commitment to delivering quality specialty care, safely and efficiently.

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Ready to get started on the road to healthy weight loss?

If you’re interested in the Comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Program at Crozer-Chester Medical Center, take the next step and attend a free educational seminar – in person at a location near you, or online from your home or office via a convenient webinar.

For physician referrals or other medical inquiries, call (610) 619-8450.