Bariatric seminar set for Wednesday

February 22, 2013

Bothwell Regional Health Center will hold its bariatric weight loss seminar at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Bothwell Education Center, 601 E. 14th St. Weight loss seminars are at 6 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of

each month.

During the free, hour-long program, Dr. Sigi Joseph will discuss the various types of bariatric surgical procedures and the comprehensive physical, psychological and nutritional preparation process leading up to the surgery.

Following the seminar, a support group for people who have had bariatric surgery or are considering bariatric surgery will meet.

The support group meets at 7 p.m. on the fourth Wednesday of each month at the center.

For more information, call Dr. Joseph’s office at 827-0423.