Understanding Your Weight Management Options, is a FREE seminar tailored to give you information on all of the weight loss avenues that are offered at Gundersen Health System. You'll learn about options such as:
- Nutrition Counseling
- Prescription weight loss medications
- Meal replacement
- Bariatric surgery options
Consideration for bariatric surgery begins with this mandatory informational seminar. During the seminar, Christopher Larson, PA-C, RD, will discuss the following information specifically related to bariatric surgery:
- Criteria used to determine if you are a good candidate
- Goals and benefits of the surgery
- Required lifestyle changes
- Potential risks and complications
The one hour seminar leaves plenty of time for questions. To register for this meeting, please call (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 or email at email@example.com.
2015 Understanding Your Weight Management Options (in Onalaska and via telemedicine)
Following the seminar you will need to complete a health history form that is online through your My Care account to obtain an appointment.
If you do not have a My Care account:
My Care is a great online tool for you. It allows you to:
- View lab test results
- Schedule or cancel future appointments
- Contact us or any of your doctors with non-urgent questions
- And more
You can do all of this anytime day or night when the time is right for you. For assistance you can call (608) 775-5995. Library staff are also available to assist you in completing your health history if you do not have a computer at home.
Also, please bring a copy of your insurance cards to be collected.