Bariatric Surgery Support Services

Expert Psychologist providing caring and compassionate care.
Client Portal
Offers Telehealth
Online Payments


Behavioral Medicine Associates

Behavioral Medicine Associates (BMA) was born out of necessity. At the beginning of the pandemic in-person healthcare delivery came to a stop, but he need for individual care did not. BMA quickly set out of remedy this problem by designing a virtual platform and processes that brought psychological services of the safety and comfort of your home. BMA became the go-to virtual clinic for those managing their weight through bariatric surgery. Our team of compassionate and expert Health and Rehabilitation Psychologists provide only science-based evaluations and treatments. They work closely with referring surgeons and personalize behavioral recommendations designed to optimize surgical weight loss success. In addition to providing insurance required pre-surgical psychological evaluations, BMA provide support at every stage of the weight loss.
Kristi D. Roper, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychologist


  • Bariatric Pre-surgical Evaluations
  • Weight Management Consultation
  • Psychological Treatment

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • Baylor Scott & White
  • United Healthcare
  • Humana