Each group session includes a 30-minute lecture and a 30-minute general discussion forum. These meetings offer information, advice and support to pre- and post-surgical patients for dealing with the changes that come with bariatric surgery.
The support group is free and open to all weight-loss surgery patients, including their families and support persons.
|February 18||Long-term Expectations after Bariatric Surgery||Caitlin Halbert, DO, Bariatric Surgeon|
|March 17||Exercise Band and Balance Exercises||Mike Bernardo, MS, Exercise Physiologist|
|April 21||Your Behavior Toolbox for Weight Loss Success||Margaret Keenan, Ph.D., Psychologist|
|May 19||Plastic Surgery After Bariatric Surgery – What You Need to Know||J. Joseph Danyo, MD, Plastic Surgeon|
|June 16||Staying on track in the Summer||Caroline DeSanctis, RD, Registered Dietitian|