Classes, Seminars & Support Groups

To sign up for pre-surgical classes, you may register Here or call Methodist OnCall at 1-888-909-DOCS.

Free Surgical Weight Loss Surgery Seminars

An informational seminar given by Dr. James Siatras, Bariatric Surgeon. Our goal is to provide an understanding of our surgical weight loss program and the surgeries performed. Surgeries include: Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band and Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy. Call 219.738.5617 with any questions.

Northwest Indiana Center for Bariatric Surgery Support Group

The Center for Bariatric Surgery support group is for patients and their families before and after surgery.  Our goal is to provide education and support for patients in a friendly, caring environment. If you have any questions, please call us at 219-738-5617.  We hope you can join us!

The Support Group meets on the first Monday of the month.  Meetings are held at the from 5:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m.

Upcoming Dates

January 5 - Out with the Cold
February 2 - Open Forum and Post Surgical Q & A
March 2 - Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle
April 6 - Cooking with K & K
May 4 - Exercise
June 1 - Open Forum and Post Surgical Q & A
July 6 - Healthy BBQ Cooking
August 3 - Cooking with K & K
September 14 - Toxic Thinking
October 5 - Open Forum and Post Surgical Q & A
November 2 - Healthy Holiday Cooking
December 7 - Holiday Sharing (Please bring a bariatric dish to share)....What experiences have you had and lessons you have learned this year while on your journey?


NWI Center for Bariatric Surgery
101 E. 87th Ave., Suite 430 (Pavilion A)
219-738-5617


Enter the Pavilion A located just west of the Southlake Campus entrance. From the lobby, take the elevators to the 4th floor. Make an immediate right off the elevator and the Center for Bariatric Surgery is located down the hall.

Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric) Community Seminar

An informational seminar given by Dr. James Siatras, Bariatric Surgeon. Our goal is to provide an understanding of our surgical weight loss program and the surgeries performed. Surgeries include: Laparoscopic Roux-en-y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Band and Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy. Call 219.738.5617 with any questions.

Northwest Indiana Center for Bariatric Surgery
Southlake
Campus, Pavilion A 
101 E. 87th Ave, Merrillville

To register call 1-888-909-DOCS (3627).

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