Weight Management Seminars

Compassionate, patient-centered care is a key part of the Wake Forest philosophy. That's why we hold free seminars to introduce you to our weight loss options in our Winston-Salem-based Weight Management Center.  A member of our experienced medical team will lead the discussion and answer questions.

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We highly recommend that anyone interested in weight loss options attend one of our seminars or view online before making an appointment. Please call our clinic at 336-716-6099 if you have any questions. 

Weight loss surgery seminar: Why should I attend?  

We understand that taking the first steps toward your weight loss goals can be intimidating. Our free weekly seminars help you decide which weight loss surgery is best for you and address your top questions and concerns.

Some of the topics we review include: 

  • Risks and benefits of our Weight Loss Surgery options
  • Introduction to obesity, its causes and risk factors
  • Overview of the services we offer, including nutrition and fitness 
  • Explanation of our introductory patient evaluations and follow-up expectations
  • Questions about insurance coverage 

Family and friends are welcome to attend. The sessions last about 90 minutes. 

    Wake Forest Baptist Health
    4610 Medical Plaza - Country Club (Google Maps)  

    Driving Directions to Wake Forest Baptist Health Medical Plaza - Country Club

    From I-40 West (from Greensboro): Take Exit 188 to 421 North. Take Exit 239. Turn right onto Jonestown Road. Turn right onto Country Club Road. Turn right into Medical Plaza - Country Club.

    From Business I-40 West (from Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center): Merge onto US 421 North. Take Exit 239. Turn right onto Jonestown Road. Turn right onto Country Club Road. Turn right into Medical Plaza - Country Club.  

    From I-40 East (from Statesville): Take Exit 184 in Clemmons. Turn left onto Lewisville-Clemmons Road. Travel approximately 3 miles. Turn right onto US 421 South. Take Exit 239. Turn left onto Jonestown Road. Turn right onto Country Club Road. Turn right into Medical Plaza - Country Club. 

     

    Quick Reference

    Weight Management Center

    336-716-6099

    Hours
    Mon - Fri, 8:30 to 4:30
    Find us at:
    Medical Plaza - Country Club
    4614 Country Club Road
    Winston-Salem, NC 27104
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