The obesity treatment center was opened at SGH-Jeddah as the first specialized center for treating obesity in Saudi. Eng. Sobhi Batterjee explained that this center is the first of several centers in Saudi German Hospitals. The professor of obesity, gastrointestinal surgery and endoscopy warned of the spread of obesity and its danger to the incidence of chronic diseases among the Saudi society especially women, indicating that the most affected ages are between 19 to 57 years. Dr. Mohamed Abbas considered obesity a common disease, obesity is one of the most serious diseases of this age, it’s a disease caused by changing the quality of meals, eating unhealthy foods and lack of physical activity.