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Weight Loss Surgery Support Group

Christiana Hospital campusJohn H. Ammon Medical Education Center 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.


Expectations and Common Pitfalls after Weight Loss Surgery
February 19
Caitlin Halbert, D.O., Bariatric Surgeon

Getting Tight with the Exercise Resistance Band
March 19
Elaine Concklin, MS, Exercise Physiologist

Evolving Food Traditions
April 16
Gabrielle Marlow, MS, RD, CDE, Registered Dietitian

The New You: Plastic Surgery after Weight Loss
May 21
Julia MacRae, M.D., Plastic Surgeon

Psychological Challenges after Bariatric Surgery
June 18
Margaret Keenan, Ph.D., Psychologist

Pre-registration is not required.