Upcoming Erlanger Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Center Support Groups

If Monday is a holiday, no support group meeting will be held.

Date & LocationTopicPresenter/Facilitator
October 1 – Erlanger EastAvoiding Holiday “Treats”Aimee Dyess
October 3 – Erlanger MainAvoiding Holiday “Treats”

Aimee Dyess

October 8 – Hixson*

Managing Shame and Guilt

Elizabeth O’Brien

October 15 – Erlanger East

Walk and Talk with the Dietitian: Bring your walking shoes

Aimee Dyess
October 22 – Hixson*

Self-Care Plans

Elizabeth O'Brien
October 29 – Hixson*

Clear Communication

Elizabeth O’Brien
November 5 – Erlanger East

Healthy Holiday Eating & Recipe Swap
Aimee Dyess
November 12 – Hixson*

Holiday Eating Challenges and Victories

Elizabeth O’Brien
November 19 – Erlanger East
To snack or not to snack?
Aimee Dyess
November 26 - Hixson*

Open forumElizabeth O’Brien

December 3 – Erlanger East

Habits for Success

Aimee Dyess

December 5 – Erlanger Main
Habits for Success
Aimee Dyess
December 10 – Hixson*

Challenging Yourself to Exercise
Elizabeth O'Brien
December 17 – Erlanger East
Goal Setting: Preparing for the New Year
Aimee Dyess
December 24


December 31NO MEETING


Erlanger East Hospital
1755 Gunbarrel Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421
First and third Mondays each month 5:30–6:30 PM
Located through the Women’s & Children’s Lobby, Entrance B, in Classroom B

Hixson Primary Care
1724 Hamill Road, Suite 214
Hixson, TN 37434
Second, fourth, and fifth Mondays each month 6:00-7:00 PM
Located on the second floor, in the lobby of the Erlanger Hixson Primary Care Office.
*Please note that starting Oct. 8, the Siskin support group will move to Hixson Primary Care and have a later start time.

Erlanger Hospital (Downtown)
979 East Third Street, Suite C-620
Chattanooga, TN 37403
First Wednesday of each month 12:00–12:45 PM
Located in the Medical Mall within Erlanger Hospital. Take the C-elevator to the sixth floor.

Know someone interested in bariatric surgery? Call our office at 423-778-2906 to sign up for a free seminar. If you have suggestions for future support group topics, please email metabolicsurgery@erlanger.org.