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Free Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric) Support Group

John H. Ammon Medical Education Center Every Third Tuesday of Every Month (see all)
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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