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Support Groups

The bariatric support group, for all new patients and those who have had surgery within the last year, is led by a member of the bariatric team. To register for any of these meetings, please call (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 or email at bariatricsurgery@gundersenhealth.org. See below for a list of current meetings.

The bariatric support group, for all new patients and those who have had surgery within the last year, is led by a member of the bariatric team. To register for any of these meetings, please call (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055 or email at bariatricsurgery@gundersenhealth.org. See below for a list of current meetings.

2015 Bariatric Support Group - One Year Plus

This group is helpful for patients more than a year after bariatric surgery. It meets monthly on the 2nd Monday of each month, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Gundersen Onalaska Clinic, Conference Room 3A. For questions, call (608) 775-0055.

Date Location Topic
1/11/2016 Ona 3A Rethinking new year's resolutions
2/8/2016 Ona 3A Recipes – soups/stews
3/14/2016 Ona 3A Coping with stress
4/11/2016 Ona 3A Easy exercise and relaxation

2015 Bariatric Support Group - Less Than One Year

This group is helpful for patients considering bariatric surgery or those in the first year after surgery. It meets monthly on the last Thursday each month, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Gundersen Onalaska Clinic, Conference Room 3A. For questions, call (608) 775-0055.

Date Location
1/28/2016 Ona 3A
2/25/2016 Ona 3A
3/31/2016 Ona 3A
4/20/2016 Ona 3A

2015 Bariatric Support Group - Sleeve Only

This group is helpful for patients who have had a sleeve gastrectomy. It meets quarterly the first Monday of the month, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Gundersen Onalaska Clinic, Conference Room 3A. For questions, call (608) 775-0055.

Date Location Topic
3/7/2016 Ona 3A Winter blahs and exercise
5/2/2016 Ona 3A TBD
8/1/2016 Ona 3A Succeed with structure and balance
10/3/2016 Ona 3A TBD
12/5/2016 Ona 3A Ask the RD!

Request an Appointment

Call (608) 775-0055 or
  (800) 362-9567, ext. 50055

bariatricsurgery@gundersenhealth.org

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