Bariatric Support Groups

Covenant Health Bariatrics offers support groups with topics to help you reach and maintain your weight loss goals.  

Parkwest Medical Center

Support groups are led by bariatric coordinator Stella Mouzon and are held in the Dogwood Classroom on the third and fourth Mondays of each month. Patients can register to attend by calling (865) 374-7275. 

Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Support groups are led by bariatric coordinator Melissa Litton, RN, and dietitian Rachel Ignomirello, RDN. Space is limited for in-person support groups, so please register in advance by calling Melissa at (865) 331-1385.

  Date   Time   Location
  Oct 2   11 a.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Oct 6   7 p.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Oct 8   6 p.m.   Zoom meeting for
  post-operative patients only
  Oct 16   11 a.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Oct 20   7 p.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Nov 3   –   No Class (Election Day)
  Nov 6   11 a.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Nov 12   6 p.m.   Zoom meeting for
  post-operative patients only
  Nov 17   7 p.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Nov 20   11 a.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Dec 1   7 p.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Dec 4   11 a.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Dec 10   6 p.m.   Zoom meeting for
  post-operative patients only
  Dec 15   7 p.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1
  Dec 18   11 a.m.   Fort Sanders Regional
  Classroom 1

Crossville

For information about support groups in Crossville, please call 931-459-7164.