The first step is to attend an information meeting. Below is a list of each of the sessions covered during the six-month preparation for bariatric surgery. There is a registration fee associated with each of these sessions.
Month 1: Basic nutrition class
Month 2: Nutrition class 1
Month 3: Nutrition class 2
Month 4: Nutrition class 3
Month 5: Individual consultation with dietitian
Month 6: What to expect in the hospital
Month 7+: Meet with a bariatric nurse two to three weeks before surgery
Questions can be directed to Medical Weight Management at (717) 851-6207.