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Bariatrics 101

Call for more information: 770-233-7243

Are you are considering Bariatric Surgery? If so, we invite you to start your journey at our free class, Bariatrics 101.

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You can choose to either watch the seminar online or attend in person.

Attend in-person

In-person classes are resuming on June 10 with social distancing measures in place. The class will also be streamed live via YouTube for those who wish to watch at home. 

Bariatrics 101 is offered twice a month with a morning and evening option. This class is held on the third Wednesday of each month from 10:00 a.m. to noon and on the and fourth Wednesday of each month from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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All classes are located at:

Bariatric Weight Loss Center
675 White Sulpher Road, Suite 125
1st Floor, Blue Ridge Room
Gainesville, GA 30501

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Get started now with our online seminar.

This video will review the disease of obesity and it’s impact on the body, treatment options, surgical procedures, benefits and risks of weight loss surgery, how to be success in losing weight and maintaining your weight after weight loss surgery, and life style changes necessary. You will meet our surgeons and hear about how weight loss surgery can impact your life.

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About Bariatrics 101

About our Bariatric Seminar

The Bariatric Seminar is a requirement for everyone entering the program. The information presented will help you understand the impact of morbid obesity on your body and how losing significant weight can improve your overall health and wellbeing. The seminar also reviews contemporary surgical treatment so you can understand your options before your first appointment. These sessions are an opportunity to get to know our bariatric team and surgeon before you make an appointment.

What will I learn at Bariatrics 101?

Our bariatric program manager will walk you through the Bariatric Surgery process and discuss all things Bariatrics at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Does insurance cover weight loss surgery?

It depends on the individual insurance carrier and whether or not weight loss surgery is offered in your policy. If your policy covers weight loss surgery, your insurance provider can tell you what health requirements are necessary for coverage. Attend our Bariatrics 101 class and we'll help you navigate the insurance process.

Have Questions?

For questions or more information about your weight loss options offered at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, call 770-219-0446 or fill out our quick online form.

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