Bariatric Surgery Education

Bariatric surgery is a mentally and physically transformative experience that impacts nearly every facet of your life. That’s why it’s important to understand how to adjust your lifestyle, including your diet and exercise routine, before and after your procedure.

Inspira’s bariatric specialists are here to answer your questions and address your concerns to ensure you’re fully prepared for what lies ahead. This mandatory process involves a mix of educational activities including: In order to qualify for bariatric surgery, candidates must attend at least one virtual or in-person information session. Additionally, a pre-surgical education class will be offered to review everything you need to know about the procedure you will undergo.

These pre-op sessions give you facetime with our bariatric surgeons, who will address your concerns and answer any questions you may have. Our specialists will cover a range of topics and procedures in detail, including: At the end of the pre-op class, you will receive proof of attendance to submit to your insurance carrier.

For more information about our bariatric services or to schedule an appointment at one of our South Jersey facilities, call 1-800-INSPIRA.

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Why Choose Inspira?

Bariatric Care Where You Need It Most

With a team of skilled bariatric experts in South Jersey, there’s no need to travel outside of your local community to receive the best in bariatric care. Inspira’s specialists, from our surgeons and nurses to our compassionate support staff, bring extensive experience and expertise to their practice, ensuring you get the comprehensive bariatric services you need, right in your own neighborhood.

Pre-operative Patient Education and Support

By equipping patients with multiple educational tools, Inspira’s bariatric care team keeps patients informed about what they can expect as they prepare for surgery. Undergoing weight loss surgery is only part of your personal journey, and keeping the pounds off can be difficult if you don’t understand how to adjust to your new lifestyle. Our dedicated team of caregivers is here to guide, support and inform patients about the pre-operative testing process.