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

DateBox DateBoxHyphen DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Mar
17
Tue
To
Apr
21
Tue
Mar 17 - Apr 21, 2020
Tuesdays
Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility)
Portage, MI

1 Alternative Date Available

Bariatric Pre-Surgery Program is also offered...

Sep
22
Tue
To
Oct
27
Tue
Tuesdays
Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility)
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

Please call Pam Romig at 269-488-3224for further payment 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.

 

The interactive group sessions are each one-hour long, except the last class 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.

 

 

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, March 17 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility) Randi Klop, RD
2. Tue, March 24 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility) Randi Klop, RD
3. Tue, March 31 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility) Randi Klop, RD
4. Tue, April 07 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility) Randi Klop, RD
5. Tue, April 14 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility) Randi Klop, RD
6. Tue, April 21 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility) Randi Klop, RD

Location Details

  • Bronson Weight Management Specialists (A Bronson Methodist Hospital facility)
    7901 South 12th Street
    Suite 200
    Portage, MI 49024
    Main: (269) 341-8900
    Fax: (269) 341-8931

Related Information

Need Help Registering?

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

Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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