Weight Loss Surgery
Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups are held bimonthly for individuals who had already undergone weight loss surgery
Weight Loss Surgery
May 28, Tuesday 6:00 pm
Where: Courtyard Boston Woburn/Boston North Hotel
We encourage you to attend the live session but the Online Seminar is always open if you don't want to wait until the next live seminar
Support Group Meeting will be
held on June 26, Wednesday at 7:30 pm
following the Information Seminar.
TOPIC: To be announced...
In the meantime check the Online Support Forum for any issues.
Did you know?
Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy or VSG is now covered by most health insurance plans. The Weight Center at Commonwealth Surgical Associates has been offering Sleeve Gastrectomy since 2008.
2012 Top Doctors
Dr. Dennis Begos was recognized
In the December 2012 issue of Boston Magazine Dr. Begos was recognized as a Top Doctor in colorectal surgery. The 2012 list features a total of 645 physicians selected by their peers in 57 specialties.
Laparoscopic Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups
Every other month a support
group meeting is held for
patients who already
underwent surgery. The
support groups are focused
at specific problems these
patients may experience with
Invited speakers often join
these groups to cover
pertinent topics in
nutrition, psychology, post
surgical physical therapy
and exercise programs, body
contouring and recent
advances in weight loss
Remember, weight loss surgery is not the easy way out!
From time to time you may experience diffculties in coping with the various aspects of this life changing experience. You are not alone and we are here to help.
You are welcome to attend the meeting regardless of your association with any healthcare system or your insurance status.
UPCOMING SUPPORT GROUPS FOR PATIENTS WHO HAD SURGERY ALREADY:
|Oct 25, 2012||Thu||7:30 - 9:00 pm|
|Feb 27, 2013||Wed||7:30 - 9:00 pm|
weight loss surgery
|Apr 24, 2013||Wed||7:30 - 9:00 pm|
track: Filling up
your life without
Deborah van Etten
Clinical Assistant Professor
UMass Lowell, School of Nursing
|June 26, 2013||Wed||7:30 - 9:00 pm|
|To be announced|
Woburn/Boston North Hotel
700 Unicorn Park Dr
Woburn, MA 01801
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From Route 93 (South):
Take Exit #36 (Montvale Avenue - Stoneham /Woburn). Turn left onto Montvale Avenue going towards Stoneham. After passing the highway turn left onto Maple St. Road name changes to Unicorn Park Dr.
From Route 93 (North):
Take Exit #36 (Montvale Avenue - Stoneham /Woburn). Turn right onto Montvale Avenue going towards Stoneham and then immediately turn left onto Maple St. Road name changes to Unicorn Park Dr.