Bariatric Support Group
Rio Grande Regional Hospital hosts a bariatric support group that meets:
- The second Monday of every month
- 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
- Classrooms 1A/1B
- Topics of discussion include:
- Vitamin and protein supplementation
- Vitamin deficiencies
- Healthy recipes
- Emotional aspects of weight-loss surgery
- Plastic surgery
- Weight regain
- Behavior modification
The seminars are open to anyone interested in learning about one of our weight loss surgeries, bariatric surgery post-op patients, regardless of surgeon or facility. We encourage participants to share their medical testimony, as well as before and after pictures. Family members offering support are welcome to attend! Please call 956-661-3560 for more information or to reserve your spot at one of our bariatric support groups.