WEIGHT LOSS PROCEDURE OPTIONS

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  • Patient Support Group The support group is led by our bariatric surgeonsIt is a great opportunity to meet patients that already have had the operation and hear about their struggles, triumphs and efforts to change. Family and friends are encouraged to attend because they are the patient’s best support. A positive supportive environment can be an important adjunct for many during the weight loss period. There are many changes that are occurring fast, as well as adjustment and emotional issues that may arise. Often a person who is going through something similar to what you are may be the best person to understand and help. The discussions occur in a very positive and motivating environment. Many make friends or telephone buddies. The support groups are yet another way to motivate our patients and help to further their success with their weight loss and health goals.
    Meeting Schedule Join us on the following dates

    The Patient Support Group meets on Saturday.

    The Patient support group is from 12:15PM to 1:00PM.

     

     

    * April 11th, 2015
    * May 9th, 2015
    * June 13th, 2015
    * July 11th, 2015
    * August 8th, 2015
    * September 12th, 2015
    * October 10th, 2015
    * November 14th, 2015
    * December 12th, 2015
  • Nutrition/Behavior Modification Class The nutrition and behavior modification class is led by our dietician and psychologist.The major goal of these classes is to help patients identify and then start changing their eating behaviors and life style. The class is yet another opportunity to learn more about ourselves and our relationship with food. Patients have a strong input on the agenda of the class. The dietician and psychologists' goal is to help patients learn about nutrition, how to cope with stress, assist patients in identifying and then modifying their eating behaviors as well as life style to further their weight loss and health success goals.  The goal is permanent change.  Awareness of our eating habits and behaviors is a very important first step in weight loss. It is often the first step necessary to succeed with any long term or permanent change.
    Class Schedule

    The Nutrition and Behavior Modification classes meet on Saturday.

    The Nutrition class is from 10:45 AM to 11:30 AM.

    The Behavior Modification class is from 11:30AM to 12:15 PM. 

    Join us on the following dates:

    * April 11th, 2015
    * May 9th, 2015
    * June 13th, 2015
    * July 11th, 2015
    * August 8th, 2015
    * September 12th, 2015
    * October 10th, 2015
    * November 14th, 2015
    * December 12th, 2015
     
     
      




  • The "Rules" Class  The rules class is led by our bariatric surgeons The Rules are the key to each patient’s success.  If you have little time this will probably be the most important class to attend. We recommend about four of these classes during the first year after surgery. Half of your success will depend upon how well educated you are about your 'tool'. The rules will teach you how to use your tool. Hunger and portion control is achievable when the rules are followed correctly. The class is essential to learn how to use the weight loss operation correctly. The rules turn the operation "ON".  When you do not follow the rules you are turning your operation "OFF".
    Class Schedule

    The Rules Class meets every Friday

    The Rules class is from 1:00pm to 1:45PM.

    Please call to confirm around holidays

  • Meet and Greet  Meet and Greet is a new social support group.   Patients wanted an opportunity to be able to just socialize among themselves, and catch-up on things that are going on in their lives.  It is also a great opportunity to network and reach out to others in a positive and supportive environment.
    Schedule

    Meet and Greet meets on Saturday.

    The Meet and Greet is from 10:00AM to 10:45AM

    Join us on the following dates:

     

    * April 11th, 2015

    * May 9th, 2015

    * June 13th, 2015

    * July 11th, 2015

    * August 8th, 2015

    * September 12th, 2015

    * October 10th, 2015

    * November 14th, 2015

    * December 12th, 2015

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11217 Lakeview Avenue
Lenexa, Kansas 66219
Phone: 913-322-7401
Fax: 913-322-7410
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
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