Nutrition & Dietetics Weight Management & Bariatric Service

The Weight Management and Bariatric Service at North Bristol NHS trust consist of a supportive team of clinicians including dietitians.

There is a range of services available from the team including non-surgical weight management support and weight loss surgery.

Referral Criteria for Bariatric Service:

  • BMI >40 kg/m2 or person with BMI 35-40 kg/m2 who has other significant disease that could be improved if they lost weight (e.g. type 2 diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, obstructive sleep apnoea, Benign Intracranial Hypertension etc.).

For more information, please see the Bristol Weight Management and Bariatric Service (BWMBS).

Information on referring for clinicians

Useful links:

Dietary Support

NHS – Live Well

Change for Life

Diabetes UK

British Heart Foundation Keep your heart healthy - BHF

The British Dietetic Association – Food Facts:

Talking Therapies

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire -  NHS Talking Therapies - North Somerset & South Gloucestershire (

Wiltshire Psychological Support 

Specialist Eating Disorder Service Eating disorders community team :: Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (

Contact Nutrition & Dietetics

Kendon House
Kendon Way
Southmead Hospital

Telephone: 0117 4145428 


Nutrition & Dietetics Weight Management & Bariatric Service