Community Bariatric Services - Hamilton

Community Health Pavilion Noblesville

Community Bariatric Services - Hamilton

9669 E. 146th Street, Suite 340,
Noblesville, IN 46060


If you or someone you know struggles with morbid obesity and suffers from related health conditions, we can help! At Community Bariatric Services – Hamilton in Indianapolis, we specialize in LAP-BAND® System bariatric surgery and long-term patient management to help our patients take control of their obesity, change their lives, and regain their health.

Information Seminars

Dr. McEwen and his team offer monthly free patient classes for education about obesity and weight loss surgery. Patient seminars are designed to give prospective patients the opportunity to learn more about obesity surgery options such as the LAP-BAND® System and to speak with both clinical professionals and patients. If you can't attend in person, our online presentation option allows you to watch a video from the comfort of home.

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Dr. Keith McEwen, certified LAP-BAND® surgeon, together with a skilled team of nurses, registered dietitians, exercise therapists and psychologists, provides patients with safe and effective weight loss surgery, comprehensive pre- and post-operative education and ongoing aftercare. We are here to guide you to a happier, healthier life.

Our Team

At Community Bariatric Services - Hamilton, our knowledgeable, helpful team is here to help you throughout your weight loss journey—from initial consultation for bariatric surgery to post-surgical lap band diet plan and ongoing support. Whenever you need a little extra support, don't hesitate to call us at 317-621-2511. We are always here to help you manage lifestyle changes, celebrate successes and even share frustrations as you travel the path to weight loss and wellness.




Your lap-band support team includes nurses, registered dietitians, insurance specialists and more.

Certifications and Distinctions

Blue Distinction Center+

Blue Distinction Center Plus for quality and cost-efficiency in lapband surgeryBlue Distinction Centers not only meet the same quality criteria as Blue Distinction Centers, but they also go a step further. Hospitals receiving a Blue Distinction Center designation are also measured on how efficiently they deliver this high-quality patient care. Community Bariatric Services - Hamilton is the only program in Indiana with the PLUS designation for gastric banding surgery.

To see the criteria used to evaluate facilities for the Blue Distinction Centers for Bariatric Surgery recognition, visit

Center of Excellence

Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) accredited centerCommunity Bariatric Services - Hamilton is an accredited outpatient bariatric surgery center through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). This prestigious designation recognizes surgical programs around the country that offer comprehensive pre-surgical and post-surgical commitment to bariatric patients and that have demonstrated a track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery. The program offers the only outpatient bariatric free-standing facility in the greater Indianapolis area. More on our blog >>

LAP-BAND® Total Care™ certification

Community bariatrics Hamilton is a certified LAP-BAND Total Care™ program practice.Community Bariatric Services - Hamilton has achieved certification as a LAP-BAND Total Care™ program. Dr. McEwen's practice is one of only a handful in Indiana that is LAP-BAND TOTAL CARE certified. Certification is achieved through successful completion of a series of tests by bariatric staff members. This accomplishment indicates Community bariatric services' expertise and commitment to patient care.

LAP-BAND® System faculty member

Bariatric surgeon, Dr. Keith McEwen, is a Lap-Band faculty memberSurgeons that are designated Lap-Band faculty members are considered to be extensively experienced surgeons and play a crucial role in the training and qualification of new surgeons. They are required to oversee the initial cases performed by new surgeons and verify the successful completion of the initial surgical cases. As a LAP-BAND System faculty member, Dr. Keith McEwen has demonstrated the highest level of patient management and technical ability.

Support Groups

Support groups for Hamilton bariatric patients are held the first Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at our office.

These meetings are for current LAP-BAND® patients only or patients interested in our surgical weight loss programs. If you have questions, please contact Lauren Brankle, RD, at

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Newsletter: News to Lose

Check out the latest edition of News to Lose from Community Bariatric Services - Hamilton for clinical updates, support group information, healthy recipes, eating and dining tips, and more! If you have suggestions for an upcoming newsletter, please contact Lauren Brankle, MA, RDN, at

Newsletters are in PDF format. If you don't have Adobe Reader, you may download it here.


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