WLS (Weight Loss Surgery)/Bariatric Group
What will I learn during this Information Session?
The session will assist bariatric patients in the lifelong management of their obesity as a chronic disease post gastric-bypass surgery. Patients will receive tools and support to prevent vitamin and mineral deficiencies that may be present or occur long term, as well as to help prevent /reduce weight regain. Sessions are led by a Registered Dietitian.
Who can attend?
Any patient age 18+ belonging to the Barrie and Community Family Health Team is welcome to attend along with a spouse, partner or support workers.
FOR THIS SESSION ONLY: You may still attend even if your physician is not part of our Family Health Team. When registering online (below) leave the physician name section blank.
How do I register?
If your Family Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse, Pharmacist or Registered Dietitian has already sent a referral for this session, one of our administrative team members will contact you shortly. Alternatively, you can register yourself by selecting your preferred date below and clicking Register Now or by calling 705-721-0370 ext. 2907 and speaking with administrative staff.
This class is offered quarterly. Day and evening sessions available.
All of our classes are covered by OHIP and are free of charge.