Weight Loss Seminars | Norton Healthcare Louisville, Ky.

Weight Loss Seminars

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Are you considering bariatric surgery, also called weight loss surgery, or medical weight management? Do you have a lot of questions or concerns? Then be sure to join Norton Weight Management Services for one of our free online or in-person weight loss seminars.

Bariatric Surgery Seminar

Led by a board-certified bariatric surgeon, this hourlong educational session includes:

  • An overview of the benefits, risks and expected results of each procedure
  • Detailed information on the types of surgical solutions we offer
  • Details on what to expect, from preoperative prep through ongoing follow-up care
  • Qualifications for surgery and help to determine if you’re a candidate

All seminars are held at:

Norton Health & Wellness Center
1000 Dupont Road
Louisville, Kentucky

Register for a Virtual or In-person Bariatric Surgery Seminar

Medical Weight Management On-demand Seminar

The Norton Weight Management Services Medical Weight Management Program includes a comprehensive educational component. That way, you know what to expect before, during and after the program. Our whole-person approach and community atmosphere helps support you each step of the way. The seminar will provide information about what to expect with medical weight management and next steps in achieving your weight loss goals.

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