Meet Our Bariatric Surgeons and Caring Staff

Bariatric surgeons, Dr. Groves and Dr. Britt work with the Surgical Support Team at Destination Weight Loss to perform weight loss surgery including gastric bypass, gastric sleeve & gastric band.

John R. Groves, MD, FACS

Dr. Groves, a native of Kentucky, began his college education at Alabama where he played football for Bear Bryant during his final season with the Crimson Tide of Alabama.
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Stephen L. Britt, MD, FACS

Dr. Britt is a native of Dunlap, Tennessee. He graduated summa cum laude from East Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science degree.
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Surgical Support Team

Each member of our nursing staff is an essential team member of Destination Weight Loss and has received specialized training in bariatric surgery.
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To learn more about our bariatric surgeons and staff, or the services we provide, or to register for a free online seminar, you can contact us at our Albertville location by calling (256) 840-5547 and our Guntersville location by calling (256) 571-8734.

About Surgical Associates
of Marshall County

Destination Weight Loss is a comprehensive medical weight loss practice that uses the most advanced technology to help patients meet their weight loss goals through bariatric surgery and non-surgical methods. Our team of trained professionals includes licensed physicians and specially trained nurses that can provide emotional and practical support.

Together, we combine a small town, customer-friendly atmosphere with expertise in sophisticated bariatric surgery technology. We take pride in providing the personal attention you need and will walk with you every step of the journey toward your weight loss goals.

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133 Wall St.
Albertville, AL 35951
7938 Hwy 69 Ste. 120
Guntersville, AL 35976