This course is designed to be an overview of the use of endoscopy in all aspects of bariatric surgery. Endoscopy has been an essential component of bariatrics at this institution and through this course, attendees will learn that endoscopy is essential to a successful bariatric practice. Attendees will learn basic endoscopic techniques. Attendees will learn where and how endoscopy can be applied in the care of the bariatric patient. Attendees will learn where endoscopy can be used both diagnostically and therapeutically. The course is open to surgeons and gastroenterologists.