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About Dr. Hargroder

Dr. Andrew Hargroder is a bariatric surgeon specializing in surgical and non-surgical minimally-invasive weight loss. He has successfully performed approximately 4,000 weight loss surgery procedures and is the most experienced surgeon specializing in surgical weight loss methods in the Baton Rouge, Louisiana, area.

After receiving his Doctor of Medicine degree at Louisiana State University (LSU), Dr. Hargroder completed his surgery residency at LSU as well. He began a private practice in 1991 and became an active bariatric surgeon in 2002. Dr. Hargroder’s practice received a Surgery Center of Excellence designation, certified by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Dr. Hargroder is a member of the local and national chapters of ASMBS, and also has been a bariatric surgery instructor for Ethicon since 2006.

Dr. Hargroder’s practice is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, specializing in both surgical and non-surgical weight loss options. He and his staff are dedicated to the long-term health of their patients and to providing a life-changing experience for them.

Our Team

Bridgette Langlois

Office Manager & SculpSure Technician

Christyl Bourg

Clinic Coordinator & SculpSure Technician

Georgia Langlois


Holly Edmonds

Physician Assistant & SculpSure Technician

Our Facilities

St. Elizabeth Hospital

MBSAQIP accredited

Woman's Hospital

MBSAQIP accredited

Cypress Pointe Hospital


We accept most insurances. Please contact the office for additional insurance information.

PO Box 82485 Baton Rouge, LA 70884-2485
Phone: 225-388-5380

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