We take pride in all aspects of patient surgical education,
disease state awareness, and surgical options

Weight Loss Surgery in Mobile, Alabama

Welcome to Surgical Association of Mobile, where our goal is to exceed your surgical patient care needs. Founded in 1973 by Dr. Lamar Snow, Surgical Association of Mobile has been providing the Mobile, AL community, Gulf Coast, and surrounding neighbors the best surgical care available for over 40 years. Surgical Association of Mobile P.A. consists of six board certified general surgeons, combining to form over 90 years of surgical expertise. We are leaders in Laparoscopic and Robotic, General Surgery and Weight Loss Surgery, including the gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy/gastric sleevegastric banding and the Intragastric Balloon.

We take pride in all aspects of patient surgical education, disease state awareness, and surgical options and we hope that you find our site informative and easy to use. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
Our practice has been certified as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence since 2006.  Being a Center of Excellence demonstrates the commitment to quality surgical care for bariatric patients by our surgeons and staff.

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Our Surgical Association specializes in laparoscopic, robotic and open general surgery including:

  • Adrenal
  • Breast
  • Cancer
  • Colon
  • Gallbladder
  • Hernia
  • Reflux
  • Spleen
  • Stomach
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid
  • Weight Loss
  • Adrenal
  • Colon
  • Gallbladder +
  • Hernia
  • Reflux
  • Spleen
  • Weight Loss

News & Events

Interesting Research into Inguinal Hernias
September 15, 2020

While new technology and technique is revolutionizing hernia repair surgery, the basic risk factors for hernias have been known for a long time and continue to hold true. So, when we come across research that sheds light on the potential … Read More

I’ve Heard About A Sports Hernia – Is That a Real Hernia?
September 1, 2020

A sports hernia (also known as athletic pubalgia) is an injury with symptoms very similar to an inguinal or groin hernia. Typically, participants in sports requiring quick direction changes or sudden twisting movements may develop a sports hernia. The most … Read More

Dr. Ballard: The CORONADO Study on Outcomes for COVID Patients with Diabetes and Obesity
August 18, 2020

Early on in the coronavirus pandemic, the Center for Disease Control identified obesity and diabetes as characteristics that increased individual’s risk for severe complications from COVID-19. Now, new research is beginning to clearly demonstrate how these health conditions impact patient’s … Read More

Dr. Steve Weinstein
L. Steve Weinstein
M.D., FACS
Dr. Jeff Hannon
Jeffrey K. Hannon
M.D., FACS
Dr. Dan Lane
Daniel R. Lane
M.D., FACS
Dr. Forrest Ringold
Forrest G. Ringold
M.D., FACS
Dr. Dusty Smith
Dusty F. Smith
M.D., FACS
Dr. Barry Ballard, Jr.
Barry D. Ballard, Jr.
M.D., FACS
Dr. Gregory Quatrino
Dr. Gregory Quatrino
M.D.