MUSC Bariatric Surgery Program

bariatric surgery PROGRAM

MUSC Bariatric Surgery Support Group

Who:Both pre-op & post-op patients and family & friends who are supporting the bariatric surgery patientSupport group
What:We alternate facilitated discussion on hot topics and guest speakers.

Topics include nutrition, psychology, exercise, plastic surgery & more! There’s always time for social interaction & questions.

When:

Monthly evening group:
3rd TUESDAY of each month, 5:30-7 PM

See below for upcoming topics.

Where:1st floor auditorium, room 1119, of the Ashley River Tower (ART) located at 25 Courtenay Drive
Parking:You may park in the Courtenay Garage or another MUSC visitor lot & we will validate your parking. With a validated ticket, you pay $0.75/half hour with a $3 maximum. We do not validate for valet parking.
 More information on campus parking
Reservations:Are NOT required to attend the bariatric surgery support meetings. To join our e-mail list, please email WLS@musc.edu. Call 876-4867 with questions.

   

2014 Scheduled topics:

March 18,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
Open Forum and Hot Topics
April 15,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
Smoking Cessation: Quitting and Staying Quit with psychology intern Jennifer Wray
May 20,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
Open Forum and Hot Topics
June 17,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
Body Contouring after Massive Weight Loss with our plastic surgeon Dr. Delaney
July 15,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
TBD
August 19,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
TBD
September 16,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
TBD
October 21,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
TBD
November 18,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
TBD
December 16,  2014
5:30 - 7 PM
TBD

  
In February 2011, our topic was "You're wearing what?" where we had a guest, Sherry Smalls from Ardyss, share with us her clothing options for body contouring. We even had some patients try on the under garments and rave about the fit! Visit her website at:

www.ardysslife.com/sherry_smalls

Check out photos from last 2010 December Support Group and Protein Supplement Taste Testing!

 
 
 

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