Donít let the thought of Bariatric surgery weigh you down.
Call the Center for Surgical Weight Loss at (256) 265-4373 for more information.
- Nurse coordinator with special training to evaluate Bariatric candidates
- Seamless referral process
- Multiple surgical options
- Pre- and post-operative nutrition support with a Registered Dietitian specially trained in Bariatrics
- Dedicated recovery unit
Patients with a body mass index (BMI) of 35 and above may be candidates for surgical weight loss.
Learn your BMI by using our BMI Calculator.
There are several opportunities to learn more about surgical weight loss or receive post-op support to stay healthy and meet your nutritional goals.
Join us for any of these monthly meetings:
- Tuesdays (dates listed below)
5 p.m.: Information session on surgical weight loss with Dr. Ravindra Mailapur
Please R.S.V.P. (256) 265-1890.
- Jan. 8
- Jan. 22
- Feb. 5
- Feb. 19
- March 5
- March 19
- April 2
- April 16
- May 7
- May 21
- June 4
- June 18
- July 2
- July 16
- Aug. 6
- Aug. 20
- Sept. 3
- Sept. 17
- Oct. 1
- Oct. 15
- Nov. 5
- Nov. 19
- Dec. 3
- Dec. 17
- 3rd Wednesday
Wellness Center at Medical Mall
10 a.m.: Bariatric support group for gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy and gastric band patients
- 1st Thursday
Huntsville Hospital Dowdle Center, Room 119
(corner of Gallatin St. and Governors Dr.)
5:30 p.m.: Bariatric support group for gastric band patients
6 p.m.: Bariatric support group for gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy patients
*Due to the holiday on July 4, 2013, those meetings have been moved to Thursday, July 11, 2013.