Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups


A Lifetime of Support

Whether you recently had weight loss surgery or are just thinking about it, you can get a lot of great information and tips at monthly virtual support group meetings hosted by Munson Healthcare Traverse General Surgery & Trauma Care. Guest speakers give practical advice on everything from exercise, to how to keep your marriage healthy, to what to wear as your body changes.

You are welcome to attend any of these virtual meetings.  Meetings are free, but registration is required.

Monthly Weight Loss Surgery Virtual Support Group

Held monthly on the dates below (no meeting in December)
5:30 - 6:30 pm via Zoom

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2024 Support Group Topics

  • January 22, 2024, Exercise with Ben Watson
  • February 26, 2024, Skin removal/plastic surgery with Dr. Burke
  • March 18, 2024, Nutrition
  • April 22, 2024, Dr. Ford/behavioral health
  • May 20, 2024, Meet the surgeons
  • June 24, 2024, Patient panel
  • July 22, 2024, Nutrition
  • August 26, 2024, Protein Tasting/Bariatric Advantage
  • September 23, 2024, Patient panel
  • October 28, 2024, Skin removal/plastic surgery with Dr. Jeffries 
  • November 18, 2024, Holiday stress/healthy habits
  • December 2024, no meeting

For more information, call 231-935-2400