Classes and Events

Sentara Martha Jefferson offers a variety of classes and a support group to help you achieve success with your weight loss goals.


About Bariatric Surgery
Our introduction to your weight loss surgery options, who is a candidate, and the life-long changes for a healthy lifestyle that are essential to successful weight loss. This introduction is available in person monthly, or online any time. Register for a seminar, or view the seminar online.

Bariatric Supermarket Smarts
Learn to shop for success after weight loss surgery with Rita Smith, RD.  

Support Groups

Bariatric Support Group
Semi-monthly meetings allow patients to share experiences and work together for ongoing healthy weight loss. Learn more.

Sentara Martha Jefferson Bariatric Support Group – Facebook
Online support and tips from Sentara Martha Jefferson staff and your peers for long-term success with weight loss surgery. Visit us on Facebook.

We also offer our patients a closed Facebook support group.