- Weight Loss Surgery Seminars - New Orleans
- Surgical Weight Loss Support Groups - New Orleans
- Weight Loss Surgery Seminars - West Bank
- Weight Loss Seminars - Baton Rouge
- Weight Loss Seminars - Slidell
Learn more about weight loss surgery options at Ochsner during our free seminars. Hear from a physician or physician assistant, RN and dietician. You’ll also have a chance to speak directly with the experts during a Q&A session.
Seminars are held at Ochsner Medical Center in the Brent House Conference Center: 2nd Floor, Lejeune, Caldwell and Burns Rooms.
Please call 504-842-2701 to RSVP or additional information.
All patients are required to attend a seminar before booking an appointment for a consultation.
Please note: As of June 20, 2014, the Bariatric Surgery Department at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans is not currently accepting new Medicaid patients.
We anticipate having availability to accept new Medicaid patients in 2015, but please check back here on our website for future updates.
We are currently accepting new patients with Medicare as your primary insurance and Medicaid as your secondary insurance.
Thank you for your understanding and support,
The Staff at the Bariatric Surgery Department at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans
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Support Groups are held in the Brent House Conference Center 2nd floor, from 5:30-6:30pm.
No registration required!
Please call 504-842-2701 for questions.
The seminar includes:
- An overview of surgical weightloss options
- Before and after nutrition and exercise commitments
- Indications for bariatric surgery
- Post operative care
- Question and answer session
Where: Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus, 1st Floor River Room
When: 3rd Wednesday of each month
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Talk to your physician to find out if weightloss surgery is an option for you. Call 504-212-7036 for more information about the information process.
Our comprehensive weight management team provide an informational seminar on surgical and non-surgical weight loss options once a month at Ochsner Health Center – Baton Rouge, Summa Clinic, from 3:30-4:30pm. The seminar is free of charge and open to the public. Registration is requested for attending the seminar. Please call 225-761-5459.
Ochsner now offers bariatric surgery in Slidell.
Learn more about weight loss surgery options at Ochsner during our free informational seminar. Hear from our surgeon, Dr. Gridley and have a chance to ask your questions during a Q&A session.
Seminar will take place at: Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore
Call to RSVP: 985-639-3783
Please check back for the 2015 schedule.