Bariatric Seminars

 

2014 Weight Loss Surgery Seminars - New Orleans

All meetings, both seminars and support groups, are held in the Brent House Conference Center: 2nd Floor.
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

2:00 -3:30 p.m. 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
February 19 January 9
March 19 January 22
April 16 February 6
May 14 March 6
June 18 April 3
August 20 May 1
September 24 June 12
November 19 July 10
  July 23
  August 7
  September 11
  October 9
  October 22
  November 6
  December 4
  December 17

 

2014 Surgical Weight Loss Support Groups - New Orleans

Support Groups are held in the Brent House Conference Center 2nd floor.
No registration required!
Please call 504-842-2701 for questions.

January 14 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
February 11 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
March 11 - Guest Speaker - Molly Kimball, RD 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
April 15 - Guest Speaker - Dr. Christopher Babycos - Plastic Surgeon 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
May 20 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
June 17 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
July 15 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
August 19 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
September 16 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
October 14 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
November 18 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
December 9 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

 

2014 Weight Loss Surgery Seminars - West Bank

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.

Weight Loss Seminars - Baton Rouge

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 2:30-3:30pm. The seminar is free of charge and open to the public. Registration is requested for attending the seminar. Please call 225-761-5459.

2014 Dates

  • March 11
  • May 6 - This seminar will be held at 5:30 at Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge, 17000 Medical Center Drive, Baton Rouge, LA  70816. Call 225-761-5586 for reservations or email brinfo@ochsner.org.
  • July 1
  • September 2
  • November 4