Category Archive: Bariatric Forum

Jun 05

Bariatric Support Group Meeting

If you are seriously overweight, please consider attending our Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting. This meeting is held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 5 PM, located in Dr. Birkedal’s Office at 305 Memorial Medical Pkwy, #205 (the AdventHealth Medical Center). This month, the meeting will be Thursday June 20th. If you, a friend …

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Jun 03

Seniors and Surgery

No matter how skilled the surgeon and the hospital staff, the chance that surgery will result in complications increases with a patient’s age. In many situations, the increased chance of side effects in older patients is quite small and well worth the risk. In 2015, the National Institutes of Health (the NIH) published a study …

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Aug 10

It’s never too early to remind you about the Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting

This meeting is held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 5pm. It’s located in Dr. Birkedal’s Office at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center. For August, that will be Thursday August 16, 2018. If you are concerned about your weight, please plan to attend. The first step in solving your problem is to recognize …

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Jul 06

The Bariatric Support Group Meeting is monthly

The year is half over! It is the first week of July, and in every month, we remind you of the Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 5pm. It’s located in Dr. Birkedal’s Office at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center. In July, that day will be Thursday …

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Jun 06

Don’t miss our next Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting

Recently, we noted the wise advice that, “Nothing worthwhile was ever accomplished without the will to start and the enthusiasm to continue…” If you are seriously overweight, the will to start may begin in our Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting. This month, the meeting will be Thursday, June 21st, located in Dr. Birkedal’s Office at …

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May 16

Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the 3rd Thursday in May and the Monthly Bariatric Support Group Meeting will be held in Dr. Birkedal’s office at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center. The Monthly Bariatric Support Group meets on each month’s 3rd Thursday. For information, please call our office at (386) 231-3530. For directions to Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center, …

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Apr 04

Monthly Bariatric Support Meetings

Attending one of our Monthly Bariatric Support Meetings might just be the first step on the road to a healthier you! In April, the meeting will be held on the 19th (the third Thursday, as usual). Please plan to attend and find out about the options available to you. Someday, you have to take the …

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Jan 18

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Nov 16

Annual Bariatric Pot Luck on Nov 17th

Dr. Birkedal and staff will be hosting their annual pot luck dinner tomorrow, Thursday, Nov 17th at 5pm. Guest speakers will be presenting on meal planning.

Nov 07

Join us for a very informative meeting!

The Monthly Bariatric Forum meeting is held on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 5pm. It’s located in Classroom C of the Medical Office Building at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center.

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