Apr

22

Thursday

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Bariatric Surgery Pre-Op Class

Class
Free 26 spots open
Register

Organizer

Garnet Health Medical Center

Contact for info:

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact Janet Klein at jklein@garnethealth.org.

Description

This 2 1/2-hour virtual class is mandatory and is required before your scheduled bariatric weight-loss surgery. It provides an overview of patient care pathway stressing the critical role of the patient for success. This class must be taken in order to obtain credit to have your weight loss surgery.

Topics to be covered during class include:

  • Definition of clinically severe obesity & medical impact
  • Setting expectations
  • Surgical procedures
  • Complications
  • Post-op signs and symptoms
  • Side effects
  • Expected weight loss
  • Diet
  • Emotional issues

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