Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups

If you have undergone Weight Loss Surgery, joining a support group can make a big difference in your recovery and weight loss success. Patients can discuss their personal and professional issues and find strength and comfort from their peers.


    Weight Loss Surgery Support Group  

    The Wake Forest Baptist Weight Management Center in Winston-Salem, NC holds monthly support group meetings for weight loss surgery patients on the third or fourth Thursday of the month: 

    • General meeting from 6 to 7 pm
    • Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy, and Duodenal Switch post-op group meets from 7 to 7:30 pm 

       2016 Meetings:

      • June 23
      • July 28
      • August 25
      • September 22
      • October 27
      • November 17
      • December 15

      Location:

      Weight Loss Surgery support meetings take place in the Fellowship Building of Temple Emanuel at 201 Oakwood Drive, Winston-Salem, NC. 

      Directions:  

      From Westbound on Business 40:  Take exit 3 B and exit to the right. At the stop sign, turn right on Stratford Road and go to the stoplight. (Thruway Shopping Center and McDonald's will be on the right).

      Turn left onto Oakwood Drive and go approximately .2 mile. Temple Emanuel is on the left, at the intersection of Cloverdale and Oakwood. The Support Group will meet in the large white building on the left.

      From Eastbound on Business 40:  Take exit 3 B. At the stop sign, turn right onto Stratford Road and proceed to the stoplight. (Thruway Shopping Center and McDonald's will be on the right). Turn left onto Oakwood Drive and go approximately .2 mile to the intersection of Cloverdale and Oakwood. Temple Emanuel is on the left, at the intersection of Cloverdale and Oakwood. The Support Group will meet in the large white building on the left.


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      Weight Management Center

      336-716-6099

      Hours
      Mon - Fri, 8:30 to 4:30

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      4614 Country Club Road
      Winston-Salem, NC 27104

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      Greensboro, NC 27455

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