BRUNSWICK, Georgia: March 18, 2009 – Wondering if weight loss surgery
might be for you? Then you’re invited to attend the Southeast Georgia
Health System Bariatric Care Center educational seminar “Fit Back
Into Your Life: The Truth About Weight Loss Surgery.” This free
presentation is scheduled for Saturday, March 28, from 10 a.m.-noon at
the Curtis G. Hames Wellness Center, 11093 Hwy. 280, Claxton.
The Bariatric Care Center is recognized as a Bariatric Surgery Center of
Excellence by the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
(ASMBS), which acknowledges the safety, efficiency, and overall positive
surgical results at the Center. The Center also offers a comprehensive
program to ensure patients’ well-being and success. Through structured
education, empowerment and emotional support, the Center’s team
of professionals truly care about helping their patients reach their healthy
The designation also recognizes the importance of having a comprehensive,
patient-focused program. The Bariatric Care Center has licensed psychologists
who provide evaluations and counseling, as well as licensed registered
dietitians to help patients understand their new dietary needs. Additionally,
the Bariatric Care Center staff offers a pre-and or postoperative bariatric
wellness program, a follow up program, as well as numerous support group
meetings in the surrounding areas.
o reserve your place for this seminar, contact Debra Proulx, bariatric
coordinator, at 912-466-7428 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about
the Bariatric Care Center, visit www.sghs.com/bariatrics.