Information Sessions and Support

Informational Seminars

If You're Serious About Losing Weight...We're Serious About Helping You. Join us for a free informational seminar where you can learn more about obesity, the different types of operations, and the risks and benefits of surgery. If you are overweight and unable to achieve or maintain a healthy weight with diet and exercise, or if your weight is causing you medical problems, you may be a candidate for weight loss surgery.

If you would like to attend the free informational session, please click here to register. For more information, call (888) 622-6325.

All Informational Sessions take place at 6 pm, the third Wednesday of every month, at the following location:

Center for Wellness & Weight Management 
3249 South Oak Park Avenue 
Berwyn, IL 60402

The Center for Wellness & Weight Management is located on the first floor of the main hospital near Giammanco entrance off Euclid Avenue.

2016 Informational Sessions:

Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 6 pm
Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 6 pm
Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 6 pm
Wednesday, December 21, 2016, 6 pm

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Support Group

The Bariatric Support group focuses on providing emotional and educational support to those considering bariatric weight loss surgery and those who have had surgery. This is your forum to get great support emotionally and to gain knowledge from our visiting experts and also our surgeons who will provide information to help you begin your lifetime journey of wellness. The Support Group will provide you emotional support, information and education, as well as offering you a forum for discussion, problem solving and advocacy. Bring your questions and know that you are not alone. 

Registration is strongly encouraged for the Bariatric Support Group. 
Please click here to register. For more information, call (888) 622-6325.

The Bariatric Support Group meets at 6 pm, one Thursday each month (please see dates below), at the following location:

Center for Wellness & Weight Management 
3249 South Oak Park Avenue 
Berwyn, IL 60402

The Center for Wellness & Weight Management is located on the first floor of the main hospital near Giammanco entrance off Euclid Avenue.

2016 Why Weight! Weight Loss Surgery Support Group Sessions:

Thursday, September 22, 2016, 6 pm
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 6 pm
Thursday, November 17, 2016, 6 pm
Thursday, December 22, 2016, 6 pm

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