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Bariatric Team of Support

Wherever you are in your journey, we’re right beside you.

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Your Team of Support

Our doctors, nurses, navigators, care managers and patient champions will guide you before, during and after your treatment. You will also have access to lifestyle classes, dietitians, exercise experts, behavioral health specialists, support groups and more. You have taken the time to invest in your health — and we are here to help you succeed along the way.

Guides to Navigate

Our care team is here to provide you with holistic support before, during and after your treatment.


A navigator will help jump-start your weight loss journey by working with you and your insurance company to understand your benefits and any requirements. They will also help answer any questions along the way and connect you with other team members as needed.

Care Managers

A care manager will work with you to help you meet any insurance requirements needed to receive your benefits. They are also here to support you as you make goals and lifestyle changes.

Patient Champions

Hear straight from former patients who are here for you and cheering for you. They have been through life-changing weight loss journeys and are excited to help you with yours. You can meet with them at support groups and educational sessions.

No matter what treatment you receive at ThedaCare, you have a full team who is here for you. We want you to feel comfortable knowing you will be guided at every step of your weight loss journey. You are in the right place, with a full community of people who seek to support you and your goals.


From nutrition planning to monitoring goals to celebrating successes, our dietitians will help you create healthier eating habits.

Exercise Physiologists

Our exercise experts will help you get moving safely with routines designed for you.

Fitness Class Sign-up

Behavioral Health

Our behavior experts use proven strategies to help you make changes that impact your day-to-day life. If you are having surgery, psychology evaluation is a program necessity and often required by insurance companies.

Medical Follow-Up

You are not alone after your surgery or procedure. We will continue to work with you as you adjust to your new lifestyle.

Lifestyle Classes

This 8-week behavioral health class is designed to help you adjust your lifestyle to lose weight and maintain weight loss after surgery.

Support Groups

You have a full community of people here to support your physical, mental and emotional health.

Support Group Sign-up