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Our First Virtual Support Group!

Join us on VHPGO! Virtual+Live Support Group Wednesday January 24th, 6:30-7:30 pm Topic: Goal Setting Join us on Wednesday, January 24th at 6:30pm for our first ever virtual support group through our new VHPGO app!  Rebecca Erdman RD/LD will discuss strategies on successful goal setting towards achieving your healthy weight.  This will be a great […]

New technology: VHPGO will help you succeed!

Announcing our new, state-of-the-art platform for remote/online support with JourneyLite Physicians! We are happy to announce our new partnership with Virtual Health Partners!  The VHPGO platform allows us to do so much more to help patients get to their goal weight and stay there.  Our dietitians can set goals, monitor weight loss, and see how […]

Support Group 7/26/17: High Protein Recipes

We had many requests for the high protein recipes and cookbook from our recent support group by dietitian Parul Kothari.  As any successful surgical weight loss patient can attest, a high-protein/low-carb diet is one of the keys to maximizing and maintaining weight loss after surgery. Whether we are talking about a weight loss surgery such […]

Type 2 Diabetes & Medicare?

Type 2 diabetes is a growing epidemic worldwide and the CDC says 29 million Americans have diabetes, and 1 in 3 are pre-diabetic.   Type 2 diabetes is so often associated with obesity tha a new term has been coined by the medical community known as diabesity. It’s estimated that 1 in 4 patients over the […]

Insurance tips for pursuing weight loss surgery–it’s a process!

INSURANCE TIPS FOR PURSUING WEIGHT LOSS  SURGERY–IT’S A PROCESS! Even though insurance coverage for weight loss surgery is often the best and least expensive option for you, obtaining insurance authorization for the surgery can be frustrating and time consuming.  Despite the fact that weight loss surgery is endorsed by the National Institutes of Health as […]