Welcome to the MedStar Montgomery Medical Center Weight Loss program in partnership with MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center! Our comprehensive program offers both surgical and nonsurgical weight loss options. This pre-surgery weight management program meets all the requirements for medically supervised weight loss of all insurance carriers. It will help you to learn about your pre and postsurgical care and help you to develop habits for long-term weight loss success.
Group Session A: Things to Know About Bariatric Surgery/9 Areas of Behavioral Change: An overview about the types of bariatric surgeries, possible post-operative complications. An overview about the 9 key areas of behavioral change (meal frequency, food volume/pacing, adequate fluid intake, adequate protein intake, vitamins/minerals, consumption of fruits/vegetables, whole grains, avoidance of sweets/high fat foods, compliance with an exercise regimen, support).
Note: This class will be held at MedStar Health at Brandywine, 13950 Brandywine Rd., Brandywine, MD 20613.
Cost & Payment Options:
– $25 per class (call to register)
– A one-time fee of $140 for six classes (call to register)
For more information, or to register, call 301-774-8881. Click here to download and print important information about this class.