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Providing efficient and effective surgical procedures, Dr. Long is a board-certified surgeon, offering a state-of-the-art facility and the latest surgical procedures at competitive prices.
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Lose weight, Feel Great “Thank you Dr. Jay Long and Birmingham Minimally Invasive surgery, I am down to my current weight 171 from a high of 420 pounds. Love what you did for me.” - MW. View More Testimonials Lose weight, Feel Great I lost 40 lbs before I had my sleeve. So my total is 103 lbs since Dec. 2016. (And I am still dropping lbs each week thanks to my sleeve.) I knew there was no way I could get this weight off and keep it off without an intervention. I am so thankful for Dr. Long and his complete honesty with me. This has been the best thing I have ever done for myself.” - AW. View More Testimonials Lose weight, Feel Great "Dr. Long has years of experience performing general and minimally invasive surgery. Additionally, he is the only fellowship trained surgeon at St. Vincent’s East. His patients rave about the quality of their interactions and his attention to detail. Patient’s receive health care like they've never experienced." Continue Reading Lose weight, Feel Great The CoolSculpting procedure can help reduce stubborn fat without surgery or downtime. This treatment is an FDA-cleared procedure using controlled cooling techniques to safely target diet- and exercise-resistant fat. Learn More with

About BMI Surgery

Jay C. Long, M.D., FACS received his medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine followed by a residency in general surgery at Baptist Medical Centers in Birmingham, Alabama. After that time, he completed a fellowship in bariatric and minimally invasive surgery at The Methodist Hospital, Houston. He is Board Certified in General Surgery.

Dr. Long provides a one-on-one consultation with all patients to begin their weight loss journey. This helps each individual decide which weight reduction option is best. A multidisciplinary team also provides further advice and reinforcement before and after surgery through monthly support meetings, a nutrition/prep class, and customized high protein diets. Together, these diverse elements ensure adherence to one’s weight loss goals for an improved, healthier life that’s more emotionally fulfilling.

Dr. Jay C. Long, M.D., FACS is the bariatric-trained head surgeon at Birmingham Minimally Invasive Surgery.

Why Select Our Practice 

Unlike many weight loss surgery practices, the physician at Birmingham Minimally Invasive Surgery has specialized training in bariatric surgery. Our surgeon completed a fellowship in minimally invasive and bariatric surgery at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas, where he focused on taking care of patients that are morbidly obese. At BMI Surgery, taking care of morbidly obese patients is what we do best, and we have developed significant experience and skill in successfully achieving permanent weight loss for our patients. Our facilities are purpose-built for procedures like gastric bypass, gastric sleeve, LAP-BAND, and Orbera®, and we specialize in making weight loss surgery as painless as possible.

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