Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery Education and Support Groups

Bariatric Surgery Support Groups

To confirm classes-call Martha Lopez RN at (310) 325-9110 ext. 30022

All classes take place at Torrance Memorial Medical Center. Free parking in the West Parking Structure off of Medical Center Drive. All groups are not appropriate for children under the age of 18.

1st Monday of every month | 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Available via ZOOM

January 6
February 3
March 2
April 6 – No Meeting
May 4
June 1
July 6
August 3
September 7
October 5
November 2
December 7

Location: ZOOM meeting

4th Monday of every month | 11:00am - 12:00pm

Available via ZOOM

January 27
January 27
February 24
March 23
April 27
May 25 – Holiday
June 22
July 27
August 24 – No Meeting
September 28
October 26
November 23 – No Meeting
December 28 – No Meeting

Location: ZOOM meeting


Between Starving and Stuffed Support Group

By Summer N. Perry, Ph. D., LMFT

This is an online interactive program that teaches skills to live a healthy lifestyle for a healthy weight and other life goals.

Presentation dates (via Zoom) | 6:00pm-7:30pm

May 14 & 19
June 11 & 16
July 9 & 14
Aug. 13 & 18
Sept. 10 & 15
Oct. 8 & 13
Nov. 12 & 17
Dec. 10 & 15

For questions-call Martha Lopez RN at (310) 325-9110 ext. 30022


Nutrition After Bariatric Surgery Support Group

Support group is led by a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) with new topics every month to provide inspiration, encouragement, and helpful tips to keep you on track! Topics with open discussion can range from navigating day-to-day eating challenges, cooking tips, food demos, patient spotlights, guest speakers, company representatives providing protein and vitamin sample products, and more!

2nd Tuesday | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

January 14
February 11
March 10
April 14
May 12
June 9
July 14
August 11
September 8
October 13
November 10
December 8

This class will now be provided virtually using the Zoom platform until further notice. Please e-mail Duong.Le@tmmc.com to register for the class.

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