Bariatric Pre-Surgery Program at Bronson Methodist Hospital

This intensive six-week program can help you prepare for bariatric surgery. Our team of experts will help you plan for the permanent dietary and lifestyle changes you’ll need to make after surgery.

Weight Conditions We Treat

  • Obesity (being overweight)
  • Morbid Obesity (being severely overweight) 
Treating obesity can help with the health problems associated with being overweight, such as metabolic syndrome, high blood pressure, sleep apnea, type 2 diabetes and osteoarthritis.

Bariatric Pre-Surgery Program

Before the program begins, you will receive: 

  • Consultation with a mental health professional
  • Nutrition consultation with a registered dietitian
  • Fitness assessment with an exercise physiologist at the Bronson Athletic Club
The six-week program includes: 
  • A personalized meal plan designed by a dietician 
  • Menus, recipes and shopping lists you can customize 
  • Ten private, one-hour personal training sessions with an exercise physiologist
  • Weekly group education sessions led by our team members 
Please note: A physician referral is required. Portions of this program may be covered by your health insurance. Contact your health insurance provider for more information on your coverage.

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