Gastric Bypass (New Dimensions)

 

The New Dimensions Support Group is comprised of individuals researching, awaiting, or post weight loss surgery at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Friends and family of those involved are also welcome to attend. The mission of the group is to provide peer support and resources to all interested.

Download a Support Group schedule!

 

Facilitator(s):

  • 1-877-609-6848

 

Date/Time/Location:

Dates:

Meets the third Thursday of the Month

Please contact surgicalweightloss@hmc.psu.edu to confirm current date and time

Times:

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m

Locations:

Surgical Weight Loss Offices - 4000 Vine Street, Middletown, PA  17057

 

Registration:

No registration is required. 

Did you have surgery at another facility?  This is not a problem.  Our group is for anyone who has had or is planning to have a surgical weight loss procedure and would like to meet others who have had or are also going through the surgical weight loss journey.

 

Cost:

Free

 

Additional Information:

Online Support Groups
Can’t make a support group meeting? Try the online groups! Started, run, and monitored by post-op patients, these groups are a source of information, inspiration, and support for Penn State Hershey patients.

And, yes, we did say groups plural. There are now two! The all new Hershey Bandsters online support group was started especially for those with an adjustable band. Join the group, share ideas, and get support for living a healthy life after surgery. Find the group by following this link: http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/HersheyBandsters/ Click on “Join this Group!” and you’re on your way.

To join the New Dimensions online support group, follow this link and click on “Join this Group!” http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/New_Dimensions_Support_group/