Austin Weight Loss Surgery Experts

Lap Band Austin True Results, Patient Advocate Paul has lost 120 poundsIf you're a central Texas resident, or if you live in the great city of Austin, True Results of Austin is conveniently located at 12007 Technology Blvd. Suite 210,  Austin, Texas 78727 (map)

True Results Austin weight loss surgery center has doctors and medical staff that specialize in outpatient, same-day, procedures that use minimally invasive technology.

If traditional diets and exercise programs have failed you, then there's no better time than now to find out more about an Austin weight loss procedure from True Results. We currently offer the Lap Band and Gastric Sleeve procedures in Austin.  Contact us today to get started.

Free Insurance Verification Service.  Most insurance plans have coverage for Austin weight loss surgery.  Our expert insurance negotiators work directly with insurance companies every day -- and know exactly what questions to ask to make sure you are able to take advantage of all the benefits your plan offers.

Attend one of our Free Individual Consultations to learn more about how Austin weight loss surgery can help you achieve weight loss for good.  At the Individual Consultation, you will meet with an Austin weight loss surgery Patient Advocate, who is an expert in bariatric procedures.  Our Patient Advocates are Austin weight loss surgery patients, so they can tell you from personal experience how weight loss surgery has changed their lives.  They can also discuss and help you determine the payment method that best suits your situation – from insurance to financing. 

True Results Bariatric Surgery - Austin Location

True Results of Austin

12007 Technology Blvd.
Suite 210
Austin, TX 78727
New Patient Appointments: 
(800) 324-2694
Existing Patients: 
(512) 610-1660
(512) 610-1665

True Results Austin Bariatric Surgeon

Alex Esquivel, M.D.

Dr. Alex Esquivel has been providing surgery services in Austin since moving from Omaha, Nebraska, in 2001, where he held the position of Assistant Professor of the Department of Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

Lap Band (Gastric Banding)

Gastric banding, commonly known as the Lap Band procedure, was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for safe and effective weight loss. Learn more about our Lap Band Austin program.

Sleeve Gastrectomy (Gastric Sleeve)

Sleeve gastrectomy is a surgical weight-loss procedure in which the stomach is reduced to about 20% of its original size. Learn more about our Gastric Sleeve Austin program.

True Results Austin Hospital Affiliates

  • True Results Surgery Center of Richardson receives reaccreditation from the ACS Bariatric Surgery Center Network

    DALLAS (October 5, 2009) – True Results, the nation’s most experienced LAP-BAND® provider, announced today the reaccredidation of its Surgery Center of Richardson by the American College of Surgeons Bariatric Surgery Center Network (ACS BSCN) Accreditation Program. This will be the second time the center has received this renewable, three year accreditation making it the longest standing accredited center in Texas and one of only two fully accredited outpatient centers currently in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.

  • Dr. Shawn Stevenson Joins True Results Weight Loss Team

    Dr. Shawn Stevenson Joins True Results Weight Loss Team

    Phoenix, Arizona (July 20, 2011) – True Results, the nation’s most experienced Lap Band provider, recently announced that Dr.Shawn Stevenson has joined its Phoenix team. 

  • FDA Decision Endorsed by Leading Texas Lap Band Team True Results

    Texas Survey Data Supports National Findings to Expand Use for Early Intervention

    DALLAS (February 18, 2011)  – The True Results team of gastric band surgeons and medical weight loss experts is pleased the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recognized the long-standing safety and effectiveness record of the LAP-BAND® System.  This ruling will now allow millions of additional Americans to qualify for earlier weight-loss intervention.  Additionally, the LAP-BAND is now the first and only FDA-approved device for bariatric surgery in patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 30-35 and one or more obesity related comorbid condition such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, hypertension or sleep apnea.

  • Is The Lap Band Right For You? Take the Quiz.

    By Dr. Paul O’Brien, Medical Director

    The Lap Band has helped thousands of people lose weight gently and permanently. But how do you know if the Lap Band is the right weight loss solution for you

    That’s why I developed the Readiness Quiz – to help you evaluate if you should explore this weight loss solution further, quickly and in the privacy of your own home. 

  • Lap Band Proven to Cure Type-II Diabetes

    Published: January 23, 2008
    Weight-loss surgery works much better than standard medical therapy as a treatment for Type 2 diabetes in obese people, the first study to compare the two approaches has found. Read More...
  • True Results of San Antonio Receives Accreditation from AAAHC

    Only Dedicated Bariatric Surgery Center in San Antonio with Designation

    DALLAS (June 21, 2010) – True Results, the nation’s most experienced Lap Band provider, today announced its Turning Point Surgery Center of San Antonio has achieved the highest level of accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).  The center received three-year accreditation and is the only dedicated bariatric surgery center in San Antonio accredited by AAAHC, which distinguishes it from many other facilities with a proven safe work environment and the highest quality patient care and safety. 

  • More Than Half of Texans Lie About Health and Fitness Habits

    Survey Finds Women More Dishonest Than Men and Correlation Between Weight and Lying

    DALLAS (January 31, 2011) – At a time when many people are working to lose weight and get healthier, more than half of Texans admit to lying to family or doctors about their health and fitness habits such as nutrition and amount of exercise, according to the True Results Health Honesty Survey.  Forty-six percent are not honest with family members and 32 percent admit to lying to doctors.  True Results is a team of leading weight loss experts based in Texas.

  • New Study - Lap Band is Safe, Effective Weight Loss Treatment

    (IRVINE, Calif., April 13, 2011) – Two new studies published in the current issue of Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, a peer-reviewed journal, add to the large body of scientific evidence which supports that the LAP-BAND® Adjustable Gastric Banding System, made by Allergan, Inc. (NYSE: AGN), is a safe and effective weight-loss procedure. One study concluded that laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) procedure can be safely performed in a community medical practice, with patients experiencing meaningful excess weight loss.

  • Lap Band Surgery Shows Promise For Severely Overweight Teens

    DALLAS (February 12, 2010) – Paul E. O’Brien, National Medical Director for True Results, the nation’s most experienced Lap Band provider, recently authored a study about teens and obesity.

  • What’s for Dinner with the Lap Band?

    A Look at What Foods I Eat on My Lap Band Diet

    A lot of us who have had weight problems over the years have a love/hate relationship with food. We love all kinds of delicious foods, but we hate what eating too much of it does to us. When I got the Lap Band nine years ago, I was sick of what the food I enjoyed (too much) was doing to my health, and I was tired of constantly trying to lose the weight, keep it off…and failing.

    Will you feel deprived?