Support Groups


A Building Block To Your Success

The Bariatric Support Group Meetings are a forum to address the nutritional, social and medical ramifications of weight loss surgery. The Support Group meetings is the perfect opportunity to meet and share information with other patients who have also had surgery.

Attending the Support Groups are highly recommended for all pre-operative and post-operative patients.

Meetings are held at South Nassau Communities Hospital in Conference Room A & B at 7:00pm – 9:00pm.

Attend one of our free educational seminars by clicking the button below to register:

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or you can contact us at (516) 374-8631

Gastric Bypass/Sleeve Support Group dates for 2017

Room: Albert Conference room on the following dates:


Day Date Time
Tuesday January 3 7:00pm
Tuesday February 7 7:00pm
Tuesday March 7 7:00pm
Tuesday April 4 7:00pm
Tuesday May 2 7:00pm
Tuesday June 6 7:00pm
Tuesday July 11 7:00pm
Tuesday August 1 7:00pm
Tuesday September 5 7:00pm
Tuesday October 3 7:00pm
Tuesday November 7 7:00pm
Tuesday December 5 7:00pm

Lap Band Support Group

Lap band support group dates for 2017

Room: Conference Room C on the following dates:

(* Albert Conference Room)

Day Date Time
Wednesday January 18 7:00pm
Wednesday February 15 7:00pm
Wednesday March 15 7:00pm
Wednesday April 19 7:00pm
Wednesday May 17 7:00pm
Wednesday June 21 7:00pm
Wednesday July 19 7:00pm
Wednesday August 15 7:00pm
Wednesday September 20 * 7:00pm
Wednesday October 20 * 7:00pm
Wednesday November 15 7:00pm
Wednesday December 5 7:00pm

We are enhancing our support groups to provide a more comprehensive and multi-disciplinary approach. We encourage you to submit recommendations on ways we can improve the groups to better fit your needs. Please email your comments to [javascript protected email address]