Bariatric Pre-Surgery Program - Bronson Healthcare
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Bariatric Pre-Surgery Program

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Feb
20
Tue
To
Mar
27
Tue
Feb 20 - Mar 27, 2018
Tuesdays
Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists
Portage, MI

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Bariatric Pre-Surgery Program is also offered...

Feb
19
Tue
To
Mar
26
Tue
Tuesdays
Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists
Portage, MI
Registration Open

This six-session program will prepare you for bariatric surgery with helpful tips and programs from a certified dietitian.

Registration Details

Registration is closed.

If paying by check or cash please call Pam Romig at 269-488-3224 for further instruction.

Fees & Payment

$900.00

Description

The interactive group sessions are each one-hour long, except the last class, which will meet for 1 1/2 hours. The sessions meet once a week for six consecutive weeks. You will also need to schedule weekly individual one-hour sessions with the exercise physiologist. Nutrition reference books, handouts, and participant’s notebook are included in the program fee. Pre-surgery program participants will receive 10 visits with the exercise trainer at the Bronson Athletic Club. Participants will need to complete eight visits prior to surgery and two visits after surgery.

Schedule of Group Classes

Session 1: Normal Eating: Aspects of Hunger, Fullness, and Satisfaction (Psychologist)

Session 2: Portion Control (Registered Dietitian)

Session 3: Making Behavioral and Cognitive Changes in your Eating (Psychologist)

Session 4: No More Dieting: Learning Healthy Lifestyle Changes (Registered Dietitian)

Session 5: Feeling and Food: Self-Acceptance (Psychologist)

Session 6: Putting It All Together (Registered Dietitian, Psychologist and post bariatric surgery patients)

Upon completion of the program, you may attend any future group session free of charge for a year to help you further establish the lifestyle changes you have learned. A schedule of upcoming classes is available by calling (269) 341-8900.

Class is held in Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists office

7901 S. 12th Street, Suite 200

Portage, MI  49024

Instructor(s)

  • Randi Klop, RD

Contact

Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists at 269-341-8900

Schedule & Location

Schedule

This event includes all of the 6 meeting times below.
Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, February 20 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists Randi Klop, RD
2. Tue, February 27 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists Randi Klop, RD
3. Tue, March 06 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists Randi Klop, RD
4. Tue, March 13 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists Randi Klop, RD
5. Tue, March 20 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists Randi Klop, RD
6. Tue, March 27 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists Randi Klop, RD

Location Details

  • Bronson Bariatric & Metabolic Specialists
    7901 South 12th Street
    Suite 200
    Portage, MI 49024
    Main: 269-341-8900
    Fax: 269-341-8931

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Call Bronson HealthAnswers at 
(269) 341-7723 or
(800) 451-6310

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8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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