The UCSF Bariatric Surgery Support Group is open to patients who have undergone weight-loss surgery as well as those who are considering the procedure. Registration is not necessary to attend. Friends and family are welcome.
Bariatric Surgery Support Group
Location: Currently, due to COVID-19, our meetings are being held over Zoom video conferencing.
Meetings: Third Wednesday of the month, 5 ‐ 6 p.m.
Contact: [email protected]
To receive monthly meeting reminders with the exact location and topic, please subscribe to the support group's email list. Email [email protected] and enter "subscribe" in the subject line.
Bariatric Surgery Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Second Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Life After Bariatric Surgery
The UCSF Bariatric Surgery Center offers comprehensive follow-up care, including a support group, dietitian and education to help you achieve long-term success.
Recovering from Bariatric Surgery
Patients spend an average of two to five days in the hospital following bariatric surgery, or longer if complications develop. Learn more here.
When other medically supervised methods of weight loss have failed, weight-loss surgery can be an effective way to lose weight and maintain that weight loss.
If you live in another country and are coming to UCSF for medical treatment, our patient liaisons can help coordinate all aspects of your visit.
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