Bariatric Surgery Webinar
Take the first step toward this life-changing surgery. Attend one of our free webinars.
Call for appointment:410-328-8940 410-328-8940
Due to the recent cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Maryland, we are canceling our group events and meetings until further notice. This is being done to protect our patients, staff and visitors. We will announce on this page and on the Facebook group page and Twitter pages when classes will resume as normal.
Thank you for your understanding.
One of our registered dietitians hosts our free support group each month.
Specifically designed for our postoperative patients, our group is a safe place to share feelings, and find motivation and support as you start building a new life.
Studies show that support groups can increase the chances of short- and long-term weight loss after bariatric surgery. We encourage you to bring along people who are part of your support system.
Support group meetings include:
After their weight loss surgery, our patients are learning a new way of life and creating a new relationship with food. Our support group focuses on:
The UMMC Bariatric Surgery Postoperative Community is for our post-operative patients to connect with others who have had weight loss surgery. It is a closed group, available by invitation only to our postoperative patients. It provides an intimate and supportive environment for sharing information and experiences.