What To Expect

Every patient is different and the program is customized to fit your specific body and situation – but here are some general guidelines of what you can expect and what is available in the program:

  1. Initial consultation and Education
    • Consultation Appointment
      • Program Layout
      • Explain Your Options
      • Discuss Expectations
      • Acknowledge Risks
      • Inform About Processes
    • Bariatrics Educational Seminar
  2. Medical Weight Loss
    • Monthly Weigh-ins
    • Nutritionist Appointments
    • Prescriptions/Medicine
    • Psychologist Counseling
  3. Pre-Operation
    • Initial Screenings
      • Cardiac
      • Pulmonary
    • Pre-Op Appointment
  4. Surgical Procedure
    • Options
      • Gastric Balloon
      • Gastric Sleeve
      • Gastric Bypass
      • Adjustable Gastric Banding (Lap Band)
  5. Aftercare
    • Post-op Appointments
      • Bi-weekly for the first month
        • 2nd Week
        • 1st Month
      • Quarterly for the first year
        • 3rd Month
        • 6th Month
        • 9th Month
        • 12 Months – Year
      • Bi-Annually for the next 2 years
        • 18th Month
        • 24th Month – 2 Years
        • 30th Month
        • 26th Month – 3 Years
    • Support Group Meetings
      • Monthly for 2 years

Eastside Physicians Plaza

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1800 Tree Lane, Suite 350

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Snellville, GA 30078


Phone: 770.559.0778

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Fax: 770.559.0821