St. Francis Eastside Surgical Weight Loss

Patient Resources

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Pre-Operative Videos

Congratulations on beginning your surgical weight loss journey with us at St. Francis. We are excited to work with you in pursuing your health goals. The educational videos below will serve to help you learn more about the habits that are necessary to achieve success with the surgical weight loss tool. We recommend that you continue to review these videos, along with re-reading the program manual, to feel most comfortable with this information and improve long-term success. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns!

Video #1: Foundation of Nutrition

Video #2: Mindful Eating Behaviors

Video #3: Lean Protein and Meal Priority

Video #4: Counting Protein and Fluid Intake

Video #5: Supplements after Surgery

Video #6: Pre-Operative Diet

Video #7: Post-Operative Diet

Video #8: Nutrition-Related Issues

Video #9: Pre-Operative Visit Education

Program Manual

Bon Secours St. Francis SWL Manual

mychart Activation and Video Visits

MyChart Instructions

Healthy Habits Start Now

Healthy Habits Start Now

Post-Operative Labs

These are the recommended labs to be drawn following surgical weight loss. These can be drawn by our practice at the necessary follow up visits or can be taken to your primary care physician for lab draw and management.

Post-Operative Lab Recommendations

Post-Operative 2 Week Restart

At times after surgery, we may feel as though we have ‘gotten off track’ with healthy habits. You can use this 2 week plan to help reset and get back into the habits necessary for success with the surgical weight loss tool.

2 Week Restart

Support Group Schedule

We are hosting a virtual Zoom support group on November 12th and December 10th, 2020 at 6pm. Please email us at SWLC@bshsi.org if you would like the information to attend!

Lovenox Assistance

For assistance with home lovenox injections, click here.