Upcoming Erlanger Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Center Support Groups

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

Date & LocationTopicPresenter/Facilitator
JANUARY
January 7 – Erlanger East

Managing Weight Loss PlateausKaren Sarnosky
January 8 – Erlanger Main
Managing Weight Loss PlateausKaren Sarnosky
January 14 – Hixson*
Motivation and the Stages of ChangeLiz Gates
January 21 – Erlanger EastOnline Cooking ResourcesKaren Sarnosky
January 28 – Hixson*Self CompassionLiz Gates
FEBRUARY
February 4 – Erlanger EastQ&A with a SurgeonDr. Cronk
February 5 – Erlanger MainQ&A with a SurgeonDr. Sanborn
February 11 – Hixson*Online Cooking ResourcesKaren Sarnosky
February 18 – Erlanger EastCoping and Stress ManagementLiz Gates
February 25 – Hixson*Issues of Body ImageLiz Gates
MARCH
March 4 – Erlanger EastOpen ForumKaren Sarnosky
March 5 – Erlanger MainOpen ForumKaren Sarnosky
March 11 – Hixson*Mindfulness in Everyday LifeLiz Gates
March 18 – Erlanger EastEnhancing Personal AccountabilityKaren Sarnosky
March 25 – Hixson*Open ForumLiz Gates

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 Primary Care – Hixson office.
*Please note the Siskin support group has now moved to Hixson and has 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.