American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Very helpful information on all aspects of Bariatric Surgery.
Association for Morbid Obesity Support
An excellent website run by patients who have had surgery. Full of good and not-so-good advice. You can dialogue with other patients.
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Conducts and supports basic and clinical research on many of the most serious diseases affecting public health. This section of their site is dedicated to diabetes, digestive and kidney diseases that affect many of our patients.
Obesity Action Coalition
“I enjoyed attending your Bariatric Support Group on Wednesday night. I learned so much from the speaker, as well as from other patients that were in attendance. It is nice being able to have this extended support system.“
“I am so happy that your program added Facebook and a website. I have enjoyed getting new recipes and diet tips to assist in my weight loss journey.“