MUSC Bariatric Surgery Program

bariatric surgery PROGRAM

Nutritional Resources

Our nutritional team is dedicated to supporting you every step of the way on your weight loss journey. In addition to our support groups, classes and one-on-one support, we're proud to provide these resources to you: 

Nutrition Nook

Your nutritional needs and the issues you may face will vary depending on the type of obesity surgery you have had. We have created some sample menus, sample shopping lists, and other tools to help you be successful with your weight loss.

Newsletters

Read our previous electronic newsletters. If you would like to subscribe to our monthly newsletter, send a message to majordomo@musc.edu and in the body of the message put: subscribe muscwls.

Recommended vitamin and mineral supplements

View a list of the current vitamin and mineral recommendations and for a price list of supplements available for sale in the ART pharmacy. The pharmacy can also accommodate most special orders.

Q & A with our RDs

Read what other patients have asked our Registered Dietitians and how the RDs responded in this Q&A page.

Recommended Reading

Virtual Grocery Store Tour

Take your own personal bariatric grocery store tour from the privacy of your own home! Danielle Ballantyne, RD narrates while you review your meal plan, food groups, serving sizes, products we love, health halos, and more!

Videos

Debbie Petitpain, MS, RD and Nina Crowley, MS, RD provide helpful tips on pureed diets and advice on getting the fluids you need into your diet. 

Recipes

Recipe Videos

We have lots of recipes and cooking tips to help you satisfy your taste buds and your waist line!


 
 
 

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