Blog Entry #22 (8-1-17)

08-02-2017

Blog Entry #22 (August 1, 2017)

Hello everyone. Here are this month’s meeting times & dates & some food tips to finish up your summer on a high note…

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Please check out our website for more info on our Walk With A Doc program: http://www.atlanticgeneral.org/Blog/2017/April/ATLANTIC-GENERAL-HOSPITAL-TO-HOLD-WALK-WITH-A-DO.aspx Our next scheduled walk will be on 8/19/17 @ 9:00 at the lake in Ocean Pines. We meet by the Veteran’s memorial flags. Please join us for a fun time.

Surgical Group Nutrition Times:

8/1/17- 2:45-4:00, 8/3/17- 8:45-10:00 (pre-op class), 8/10/17- 8:45-10:00, 8/15/17- 11:45-1:00, 8/17/17- 11:45-1:00 (pre-op class), & 8/24/17- 2:45-4:00

***If you are ready to have your pre-op visit, schedule the group visit with the front office***

***Please make sure you have at least one visit per month for continuity of your program***

Surgical Support Group Times:

8/9/17- 5:30 pm & 8/23/17- 5:30 pm

Free Surgical Information Seminar Times:

8/7/17, 8/8/17, 8/21/17, & 8/28/17, (No Seminar on 8/14/17)- 1:00 (located in Bariatric Conference room in Barrett Bldg on 2nd floor). The insurance & clinical requirements of our surgical bariatric program will be discussed.

***Please note***… Our surgeons will speak at the first 2 seminars of the month:

1st Monday @ 1:00- Dr. Zarif will speak about the sleeve & bypass surgeries & then Angela will speak about insurance & clinical requirements of our surgical bariatric program.

2nd Tuesday @ 1:00- Dr. Zhong will speak about the sleeve & bypass surgeries & then Angela will speak about insurance & clinical requirements of our surgical bariatric program.

3rd & 4th Mondays @ 1:00 Angela will speak about insurance & clinical requirements of our surgical bariatric program.

Non-Surgical Support Group Times:

Tuesday evenings 8/1/17, 8/8/17, 8/15/17, 8/22/17, & 8/29/17) @ 5:00 pm

Wednesday afternoons 8/2/17, 8/9/17, 8/16/17, 8/23/17, & 8/30/17) @ 12:00 noon

Free Non-Surgical Information Seminar Times:

(No seminar 8/15/17) 8/1/17- 1:00 pm (located in Bariatric Conference room in Barrett Bldg. on 2nd floor). The insurance & clinical requirements of our non-surgical bariatric program are discussed.

For questions, please contact our office @ 410-641-9568, or 410-629-6513.

***Please feel free to attend the “Medical Monday” sessions offered every 2nd Monday of each month from 6:30-7:30 in Berlin (124 North Main Street). Topics for these vary. In Delaware they are held on the 4th Monday of the month from 5:30-6:30 in Millville (38069 Town Center Dr. Unit 15).