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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The Downside of Fructose and Why It Matters

There are several ways that sugar is added and ultimately labeled in the products we eat and drink every day. For this reason, it’s essential to discuss how sugar is metabolized in the body and if certain sugars are better …

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Gastric Sleeve Patients – An Important Consideration Around 2 Years

It’s no secret bariatric surgery, including the gastric sleeve, offers an excellent long-term weight loss option for qualifying patients that is more long-lasting and effective than diet, exercise, or even weight loss medications alone. However, you will have heard repeatedly …

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My First Consultation With Dr. Ringold

By Chad Reott, SADI Patient The decision to get weight loss surgery came to me in an instant. It was a flash. I was sitting in a work meeting where colleagues were discussing a Duodenal Switch (DS) patient who had …

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