Bariatric Surgery Support Services
Bariatric surgery is a lifelong commitment and only one part of a comprehensive weight-loss process.You will only achieve long-term successful results with diligence and proper guidance from a caring team.
UT Southwestern offers a number of support services for bariatric patients, including:
- Free monthly bariatric surgery support group – led by Martin Deschner, Ph.D.
- Nutrition counseling – led by Bonnie Hudson and Taylor Tran, registered dietitians
- Psychological counseling to prepare you for the surgery and continue supporting you after.
Our expert bariatric surgeons also collaborate with subspecialty leaders on the UTSW campus with active practices in a wide variety of fields, including: