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Seminars & Support Groups

The Center for Bariatric and General Surgery offers free informational seminars about bariatric surgery on a regular basis. Our seminars are the best way for you to learn more about the surgical options in a relaxed environment. In the open forum, attendees can ask questions and receive answers directly from the surgeons and the Bariatric Services team. Seminars are held at Sacred Heart Hospital as well as off-site locations in the area.

Upcoming informational seminars about bariatric surgery will be held in the SHH Reception Room on the following dates/times:

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June 2015
Friday, June 12th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, June 23rd 5-7 pm

July 2015
Friday, July 10th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, July 28th 5-7 pm

August 2015
Friday, Aug. 14th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, Aug. 25th 5-7 pm

September 2015
Friday, Sept. 11th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, Sept. 22nd 5-7 pm

October 2015
Friday, Oct. 9th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 27th 5-7 pm

November 2015
Friday, Nov. 13th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, Nov. 24th 5-7 pm

December 2015
Friday, Dec. 11th 1-3 pm
Tuesday, Dec. 22nd 5-7 pm

Please register for any informational seminar by calling the Center for Bariatric and General Surgery at 610-776-4928.

Support Group
We strongly encourage you to attend support group meetings to help you make the lifestyle changes you need. Studies have shown that patients who regularly attend support group are more successful with weight loss than those who don’t. Sacred Heart Hospital’s support group welcomes pre-surgery as well as post-surgery patients.

June 2015
Wednesday, June 10th 6 pm

July 2015
Wednesday, July 8th pm

August 2015
Wednesday, Aug. 12th 6 pm

September 2015
Wednesday, Sept. 9th 6 pm

October 2015
Wednesday, Oct. 14th 6 pm

November 2015
Wednesday, Nov. 11th 6 pm

December 2015
Wednesday, Dec. 9th 6 pm

Sacred Heart Hospital holds a weight loss support group meeting monthly in the hospital auditorium. For more information about the support group, please call the Center for Bariatric and General Surgery at 610-776-4928.

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