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Bariatric Support Groups / Events

2019 Surgical Weight Loss

Support Group Schedule

Groups are open to all Bariatric patients, pre-op and post-op, and their support persons.

Moderated by: Cheryl Schendel, RDN

Bariatric/Weight Management Program Dietitian

When:     First Wednesday of every month

Where:   Stergios Building Classroom A & B
                Desert Regional Medical Center
                            Palm Springs, CA

Time:      6:00 PM to 7:30 PM


          Wednesday, January 2nd          

“Get Fit After the Holidays!” w/Special Guest Speaker

 Wednesday, February 6th

Date Night! Bring your Sweetheart (or other support person)

“Changes in Relationships after Bariatric Surgery” w/Dr. Kimberley Yang, LMFT Ph.D



              Wednesday, March 6th          

“Protein Tasting Party with Cooking Demo”

      Wednesday, April 3rd

Chat with the Surgeon! w/ Dr. Ramy Awad, MD, FASMBS


       Wednesday, May 1st     

“Fluid Intake and Staying Hydrated as the Weather Heats Up”


           Wednesday, June 5th            

“Mindful Eating and Bariatric Portions”


2019 Surgical Weight Loss

Informational Seminar Schedule


Desert Regional Medical Center

Saturday, February 9th ~ Saturday, April 13th ~Saturday, June 8th

10:00AM to 11:30 AM

Stergios Building, Conference Rooms A/B
1140 N Indian Canyon Drive in Palm Springs

Desert Regional Medical Center

Wednesday, January 23rd ~ Wednesday, February 27th

Wednesday, March 27th ~ Wednesday, April 24th

Wednesday, May 22nd ~  Wednesday ~ June 26th

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Stergios Building, Conference Rooms A/B
1140 N Indian Canyon Drive in Palm Springs

La Quinta Medical Center Building

Saturday, January12th ~ Saturday, March 9th ~ Saturday, May 11th

10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

47647 Caleo Bay Dr. Suite 150 in La Quinta


For Reservations or Information, please call 844-365-7323

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