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Bariatric Surgery Information Seminars

bariatric surgery seminarBariatric surgery seminars are designed to help you learn more about bariatric (weight loss) surgery and whether it is right for you. The bariatric surgery information is presented by the bariatric team at Rochester General. For your convenience, we offer bariatric surgery seminars at Rochester General Hospital, Newark-Wayne Community Hospital and in Lockport, NY.

For more information about an upcoming bariatric surgery seminar or to register, call (585) 922-LINK (5465).

Rochester General Hospital Bariatric Surgery Seminars 

All Rochester General Hospital Bariatric Surgery Seminars are held in the Weiner Conference Room, located just off the main lobby from the Portland Avenue parking garage.

2014 - 2015

 Monday                  
Wednesday
12/22/14: 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm
01/14/15 6:00 pm only
01/26/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm 02/11/15 6:00 pm only
02/23/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm 03/11/15 6:00 pm only
03/23/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm 04/08/15 6:00 pm only
04/27/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm 05/20/15 6:00 pm only
05/19/15 6:00 pm only
06/10/15 6:00 pm only
06/22/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm
07/27/2015 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7/14/2015 6:00pm only 08/24/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm
08/12/15 6:00 pm only
09/28/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm
09/09/15 6:00 pm only 10/26/15 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm
10/14/15 6:00 pm only
11/17/15 6:00 pm only
11/11/15 6:00 pm only 12/15/15 6:00 pm only
12/09/15 6:00 pm only

Newark-Wayne Community Hospital Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Dr. Gandhi is the presenter for all Newark-Wayne bariatric surgery seminars. Bariatric Surgery Seminars are at 6:00 pm on the following days at the following location:

DeMay Living Center
100 Sunset Drive
Newark, NY 14513

2015

01/05/15 07/06/15
02/02/15 08/03/15
03/02/15 10/19/15
04/06/15 11/16/15
05/18/15
06/01/15

Lockport Bariatric Surgery Seminars

Dr. DiBenedetto is the presenter for all Lockport bariatric surgery seminars. Bariatric Surgery Seminars are at 6:00pm - 8:00pm on the following days at the following location:

Office of Dr. DiBenedetto
15 Elizabeth Dr
Lockport, NY 14094

2014 - 2015

11/20/14
12/18/14
01/15/15
02/12/15

03/19/15 (Canceled)
Rescheduled for 03/26/15

04/16/15
05/21/15
06/18/15
08/20/15
09/17/15
10/15/15
11/19/15
12/17/15
 

Clifton Springs Bariatric Surgery Seminar

Take back control! If you are overweight and it is affecting your health, come and learn how you can take control of your weight and improve your quality of life. Let us help you take the first step safely and effectively. Dr. Alok Gandhi from Bariatrics of Western New York at Rochester General Hospital will be hosting a free informational seminar on proven approaches to weight loss. The introductory seminar will be held at Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic in the Rotary Room on Monday, September 21 at 4:30 p.m.

The Bariatric Program at Rochester General Hospital is a designated a Center of Excellence by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality improvement program (MBSAQIP) of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).

Patients who would like to learn more about weight loss options, including the Laparoscopic Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass and Laparoscopic Duodenal Switch, are encouraged to sign-up for one of these sessions by calling the Rochester Regional Health System LINK LINE toll-free at 1 (877) 922-LINK (5465).