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Informational Seminars

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 lapgastricbypass@gundersenhealth.org.

Upcoming Seminars

2015 Understanding Your Weight Management Options (in Onalaska and via telemedicine)

Distance Ed to Tomah, PdC, Decorah, Whitehall
Monday at Noon
Location
1/5/2015 Ona 3K
2/2/2015 Ona 3K
3/2/2015 Ona 3K
4/6/2015 Ona 3K
5/4/2015 Ona 3K
6/1/2015 Ona 3K
7/6/2015 Ona 3K
8/3/2015 Ona 3K
Sept. no seminar
10/5/2015 Ona 3K
11/2/2015 Ona 3K
12/7/2015 Ona 3K
No Distance ED
Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.
Location
1/13/2015 Ona 3K
1/27/2015 Ona 3K
2/10/2015 Ona 3K
2/24/2015 Ona 3K
3/10/2015 Ona 3K
3/24/2015 Ona 3K
4/14/2015 Ona 3K
4/28/2015 Ona 3K
5/12/2015 Ona 3K
5/26/2015 Ona 3K
6/9/2015 Ona 3K
6/23/2015 Ona 3K
7/14/2015 Ona 3K
7/28/2015 Ona 3K
8/11/2015 Ona 3K
8/25/2015 Ona 3K
9/8/2015 Ona 3K
9/22/2015 Ona 3K
10/13/2015 Ona 3K
10/27/2015 Ona 3K
11/10/2015 Ona 3K
11/24/2015 Ona 3K
12/8/2015 Ona 3K
12/22/2015 Ona 3K
No Distance ED
Wednesday at Noon
Location
1/21/2015 Ona 3K
2/18/2015 Ona 3K
3/18/2015 Ona 3K
4/15/2015 Ona 3K
5/20/2015 Ona 3K
6/17/2015 Ona 3K
7/15/2015 Ona 3K
8/19/2015 Ona 3K
9/16/2015 Ona 3K
10/21/2015 Ona 3K
11/18/2015 Ona 3K
12/16/2015 Ona 3K

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.

Register for a Seminar

Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center - Onalaska Clinic
Call (608) 775-0055 or (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055
  3111 Gundersen Dr.
  Onalaska, WI 54650
  Get directions
Gundersen Prairie du Chien Clinic
Call (608) 775-0055 or (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055
  610 East Taylor St.
  Prairie du Chien, WI 53821
  Get directions

Seminar is provided by telemedicine to this location.

Gundersen Tomah Clinic
Call (608) 775-0055 or (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055
  1330 North Superior Ave.
  Tomah, WI 54660
  Get directions

Seminar is provided by telemedicine to this location.

Gundersen Tri-County Hospital and Clinics Whitehall
Call (608) 775-0055 or (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055
  18606 Ervin St.
  Whitehall, WI 54773
  Get directions

Seminar is provided by telemedicine to this location.

Gundersen Decorah Clinic
Call (608) 775-0055 or (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055
  1830 State Hwy. 9
  Decorah, IA 52101
  Get directions

Seminar is provided by telemedicine to this location.

Gundersen Boscobel Area Hospital and Clinics
Call (608) 775-0055 or (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055
  205 Parker St.
  Boscobel, WI 53805
  Get directions

Seminar is provided by telemedicine to this location.

lapgastricbypass@gundersenhealth.org

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