Experts in bariatric weight loss.

Excellence in Surgical Care.

At Southern Surgical Associates we strive to provide state of the art surgical care with compassion.  We specialize in Bariatric weight loss and Laparoscopic General Surgery.


 Welcome to Southern Surgical Associates

We offer weekly free educational seminars to begin your weight loss journey. Southern Surgical is the only practice in Greenville, NC that offers three free monthly support groups in different areas of eastern NC. We have a designated bariatric support team, three of whom are bariatric patients, to help you through the process.

All surgical procedures are performed at an ACS Center of Excellence and Blue Distinction Plus facility. We operate at  Vidant Medical Center. We specialize in the surgical treatment of obesity and offer general surgical options. Our surgeons are committed to provide quality care and assist in the journey to a healthier you. 


Patient Stories 

I realize this decision is not for everyone and that I can regain the weight by making poor food choices. For the first time in my life, food does not control me.
— Julie Johannes

I went from a size 28W to a 10! Who would have dreamed that I would have had the nerve to do it!
— Laura Smith

More Patient Stories

We take pride in the success of our patients. Read more testimonials and success stories.


Do You have a story?

If we have helped you in any way on your weight loss journey, we would love to hear from you!