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Bariatric Support Groups

Bariatric pre- and post-operation patients, spouses and families are welcome at the support groups. Bariatric Support Groups are led by Cynthia O’Kelly, director of bariatrics at USMD Hospital at Arlington, and include educational topics and speakers dedicated to helping every patient be a successful bariatric patient. Spouses are encouraged to attend as USMD Hospital at Arlington believes weight loss is a family affair and family support is important for success.

All support groups meet at 6 p.m. in the USMD Hospital at Arlington Café, located at 801 W. Interstate 20, Arlington, TX 76017. RSVP is not required for the support groups.

If you have questions, please contact Cynthia O’Kelly, director of bariatrics at USMD Hospital at Arlington, at 817.472.3830 or cynthia.okelly@usmd.com

USMD Hospital at Arlington is recognized as a Bariatric Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program. This means that USMD has successfully demonstrated that its bariatrics program meets the needs of its patients by providing multidisciplinary, high-quality and patient-centered care. In addition, surgeons who operate at USMD Hospital at Arlington are committed to helping bariatric patients live a healthier life without obesity.

Bariatric Educational Seminars

Bariatric seminars are designed to educate potential bariatric patients and family members about the different weight-loss surgery options. All seminars are led by a board-certified bariatric surgeon. Seminars are held at 6 p.m. in the USMD Hospital at Arlington Medical Office Building, located at 811 W. Interstate 20, Suite 130, Arlington, TX 76017.

To RSVP for one of the seminars or if you have questions please contact Cynthia O’Kelly, director of bariatrics at USMD Hospital at Arlington, at 817.472.3830 or cynthia.okelly@usmd.com .  

USMD Hospital at Arlington is recognized as a Bariatric Center of Excellence by the American College of Surgeons Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program. This means that USMD has successfully demonstrated that its bariatrics program meets the needs of its patients by providing multidisciplinary, high-quality and patient-centered care. In addition, surgeons who operate at USMD Hospital at Arlington are committed to helping bariatric patients live a healthier life without obesity.

2019 Bariatric Support Groups Dates:

  • February 12
  • March 12
  • April 9
  • May 14
  • June 11
  • July 9
  • August 13
  • September 10
  • October 8
  • November 12
  • December 10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Bariatric Educational Seminar Dates:

  • January 15 (led by Dr. Carter)
  • January 24 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • February 21 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • March 21 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • April 18 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • May 16 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • June 20 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • July 18 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • August 15 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • September 19 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • October 17 (led by Dr. Lyons)
  • November 14 (led by Dr. Lyons)

 

USMD Hospital at Arlington offers public seminars on a regular basis on a number of health topics.

Please check back frequently to see what new seminars have been scheduled.

Questions about a seminar?
Please email marketing.usmd@usmd.com

Physicians are independent providers and not employed by USMD Hospital at Arlington, LP.

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