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Bariatrics: Surgical Options for Weight Loss (Wesley Long)

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Apr
8
Thu
Apr 8, 2021
Thursday
5:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Union Square Campus
Greensboro, NC

1 Alternative Date Available

Bariatrics: Surgical Options for Weight Loss (Wesley Long) is also offered...

Mar
11
Thu
Thursday
5:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Union Square Campus
Greensboro, NC
Registration Full

This class provides information about the risks and benefits of weight loss surgery, the costs, and a pathway to help guide you through the process to make a lifestyle change.

Registration Details

PLEASE NOTE: 

It is crucial that you enter a valid phone number and e-mail address upon registration to ensure you get the necessary confirmation, class details, and reminder notifications. Please look for e-mails including information you will need about this class to come from bariatric.surgery@conehealth.com. Note: Please make sure to check your junk or spam folder if not received in your regular inbox. You could miss out on important information pertaining to this class if missed or if you provide/enter invalid contact information. Please check for typos or misspellings.

Thank you in advance from the Cone Bariatric Team. We do not want to delay your process in this journey.

Fees & Payment

This class is free to everyone for learning about the various options and deciding if this is the right step for you.

Description

This class provides information about the risks and benefits of weight loss surgery, the costs, and a pathway to help guide you through the process to make a lifestyle change.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Follow-up communication for registrants will come from bariatric.surgery@conehealth.com.  Be sure to check you spam/junk mail if you are not receiving these emails.
  • If you have previously enrolled for an in-person bariatrics seminar or online webinar with Cone Health, do not complete this registration.  Instead, contact us at bariatric.surgery@conehealth.com or call 832-1581 if you would like to enroll again.

UPDATED CLASS LOCATION:

PLEASE NOTE: This class provided by Cone Health and Central Carolina Surgery will be held at the Union Square Campus in Greensboro, Room 166. We are not able to hold classes at Wesley Long Hospital at this time. All classes have been moved off campus to various locations. 


CHECK IN TIME:

Check-in along with part 2 of registration is from 5:45 to 6:00 p.m. 


LOCATION ADDRESS:

  • 124 E Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27406
  • Union Square is located at corner of Arlington St. and East Gate City Blvd.
  • Class will be held on the 1st floor in room 166

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR BARIATRIC SURGERY PROGRAM:

  • We currently DO NOT accept *Standalone MEDICAID, BCBS's BLUE HOME or BLUE LOCAL plans, or United Healthcare's COMPASS plan for weight loss surgery. You will need to contact another bariatric center if this is your PRIMARY & ONLY insurance coverage at this time with no expected changes. *NOTE: We will accept and file to Medicaid when it is secondary or tertiary coverage. We cannot accept as standalone coverage.  

  • You MUST be at least 18 years of age to be considered for surgical options at our center.

  • We currently DO NOT offer a self-pay plan for bariatric surgery with our program. You will need to ensure you have bariatric coverage under your insurance policy for proceeding with next steps.

  • You may be a candidate for surgery if you have a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 40 or greater, or a BMI between 35-39.9 AND serious obesity-related health problems to be considered for bariatric surgery. Check with your Doctor or go online at the National Institutes of Health to Calculate your BMI: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmi-m.htm


IF YOU NEED TO CANCEL/RESCHEDULE OR PREFER OUR ALTERNATIVE ONLINE WEBINAR:

If you cannot attend this class and need to cancel &/or reschedule your registration, please call 336-832-1581 or send an e-mail to bariatric.surgery@conehealth.com. Although, please note: in-person class dates and openings are limited at this time due to COVID-19 restrictions. We encourage you to register for and complete our alternative free online seminar option, if you are able to do so, and would like to complete the education process sooner.

If you would prefer to complete our online seminar, which is available on demand 24/7 for your convenience, simply click on the following link to register Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery - Greensboro, Burlington, NC | Cone Health.


INCLEMENT WEATHER INFORMATION:

In the event of inclement weather, please call 336-832-0007 for the status of this class.

Contact

Cone Health Connect at 336-832-8000

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location
1. Thu, April 08 5:45 PM to 7:30 PM Union Square Campus

Location Details

  • Union Square Campus
    124 E Gate City Blvd.
    Greensboro, NC 27406

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