The pre-operative nutrition and fitness class is a requirement for any patient scheduled to undergo bariatric surgery at St. Vincent's Birmingham. Surgery will not be performed without completion of this class.
Patients should register for a class session no more than 30 days prior to their scheduled surgery date.
This class will provide education on both general nutrition and nutritional considerations after bariatric surgery to include post surgery diet considerations and fitness.
Sarah Alyce Williams , Bariatric Dietitian
This class has a cost of $40.00 which must be paid via the portal at the time of registration for your seat to be reserved. If your class required payment, a refund will be given if a cancellation request is received 2 business days (48 hours) prior to the start of the class/program. A full refund will be given for any class cancelled by the site.