UNC Regional Physicians Bariatric & Weight Loss Center


High Point, NC -   In November, High Point Regional opened the UNC Regional Physicians Bariatric & Weight Loss Center with Dr. Nik Teppara as the lead surgeon. 

The UNC Regional Physicians Bariatric & Weight Loss Center is a resource of bariatric surgery and medical weight loss for patients across the country who seek the healthful improvement that significant weight loss can have on an individual’s lifestyle and health. High blood pressure, diabetes, sleep apnea, elevated cholesterol and emotional well-being are just a few of the complications faced by people who are severely overweight. Because the health consequences of obesity can be so severe and because obesity has reached epidemic proportions in our community and across America, High Point Regional is pleased to offer this great comprehensive center to help you reach your weight loss goals.

The Bariatric and Weight Loss Center is a full service weight loss clinic that will meet all of your needs in the convenience of one location.

  • An on-site Nutrition Shop stocked with the vitamins, nutrition supplements, and meal replacement products recommended by our doctors and dietitians 
  • Bariatric Surgeons, Exercise specialists, Psychologist and Dietitians on-staff who specialize in working with weight loss clients
  • An on-site gym for one on one personalized workouts with our Exercise Specialists 
  • Class rooms for Support Group meetings as well as nutrition and exercise classes

About Dr. Nik Teppara

Dr. Nik Teppara earned his medical degree from the University of South Carolina and completed his internship/research years at Atlanta Medical Center and Orlando Regional Medical Center, before completing his residency at Stamford Hospital, part of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, in Stamford Connecticut.  Dr. Teppara is board certified and has been practicing in High Point for over four years.

UNC Regional Physicians is a multi-specialty group of physician practices, a wholly-owned subsidiary of High Point Regional Health. We have been serving the needs of individuals and families in Greater High Point, Asheboro, Jamestown, Thomasville, Lexington and southwest Greensboro areas for more than 12 years.

To schedule an appointment with UNC Regional Physicians Bariatric & Weight Loss Surgery at 300 Gatewood Avenue in High Point, please call (336) 905-6390.

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