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

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Getting Back to Basics. How Best to Get Your Daily Hydration Quota
February 17, 2020

Before we get into the best ways to stay hydrated after bariatric surgery, it is important to understand how much water/liquid you actually need. There are varying recommendations out there, but the most common number you will find is 64 … Read More

Gastric Sleeve Q&A with Dr. Ballard
February 3, 2020

Q: Why is the gastric sleeve so popular? About a decade and a half ago, the gastric bypass was the most popular bariatric procedure in the United States, the Lap-Band® was just being introduced and the gastric sleeve was still … Read More

Tips for Preventing Hair Loss After Bariatric Surgery
January 20, 2020

Almost half of patients, both men and women will experience hair thinning after their bariatric procedure. This occurs due to the trauma of surgery, combined with reduced caloric and protein intake, both of which can enhance the resting cycle of … 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.