Upcoming Erlanger Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Center Support Groups

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

Date & LocationTopicPresenter/Facilitator
OCTOBER
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
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
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

NO MEETING

HOLIDAY
December 31NO MEETING

HOLIDAY

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.