mount-sinai-medical-center-Bariatric-surgery.jpg The American Society for Bariatric Surgery (ASBS) has named the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York city as ‘Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence’. This is offered after the hospital met the highest standards set by ASBS in the areas like safety, efficiency and positive surgical results. The ASBS Centers of Excellence Program was created to recognize bariatric surgery centers that perform well. At Mount Sinai Medical Center, which operation should be performed for weight loss, is determined after studying the patient, his typical physical and other genetic factors.