The HUCWWLS Difference
Start Your Weight Loss Journey
Welcome to The Howard University Center for Wellness and Weight Loss Surgery (HUCWWLS). Our Accredited Wellness & Weight Loss Center specializes in a wide range of comprehensive medical and surgical solutions for obesity and the complications of obesity, including Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery.
HUCWWLS is one of a few programs in the Washington, D.C., area that provides revisional bariatric surgery, including the treatment of high-risk patients with a high Body Mass Index (BMI). Eighty-five percent of HUCWWLS' bariatric surgery patients have had successful weight loss within a year after their surgery.
The center also has an 80 percent success rate improving patient’s comorbidities conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, and sleep apnea after bariatric surgery. Our Patients Speak Highly about our services. HUCWWLS does an excellent job of helping them to obtain an improved quality of life through successful weight loss, proper nutrition and fitness.
Why Choose Us?
Here are a few reasons that separates HUCWWLS from the competition:
Is an accredited Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program
Is recognized by Blue Cross Blue Shield as a Blue Distinction+ Bariatric Program
Offers laparoscopic and robotic surgery options