Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery Information
The Bariatric Surgery Program at Trinity Hospital of Augusta is designed to assist you in achieving your goal of medically supervised weight loss or weight loss surgery. Our physicians specialize in gastric bypass surgery and gastric band surgeries such as Lap-Band.
Trinity Hospital of Augusta
Sister Mary Louise Conference Room, ground floor of the hospital.
The purpose of this Information Session is to provide you with adequate information regarding weight loss surgeries. The session consists of:
A one hour presentation by one of our Bariatric surgeons.
In depth information and education on different types of Bariatric surgeries, such as Lap-Band and gastric bypass.
Guidance on the necessary qualifications for surgery and how to know if you qualify.
Introductions to the Trinity Hospital of Augusta Bariatric Team who will be here to provide answers to questions you may have.
Explanations of the results you can expect from the various surgeries offered
Classes will begin promptly at 5:30pm and last approximately one hour.
Feel free to bring a family member or friend along for support.
Classes are free and no registration is required.
You are also invited to attend the Weight Loss and Bariatric Surgery Support Group which is held at 7pm on the first and third Thursday of each month. (Sister Mary Louise Conference Room)
For information, please call our Bariatric Coordinator, Dana Peth at (706) 481-7298.
For information on obesity and support groups, visit www.obesityhelp.com.