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Surgical Weight-Loss Educational Sessions

More information about our surgical weight-loss options may be obtained by attending one of our educational classes. Classes are held regularly each month in the Center for Bariatric Surgery, 1230 East Rusholme St., Medical Office Building 2, Suite 101, Davenport, Iowa. Medical Office Building 2 is located on the East campus, on the north side of Rusholme Street, across the street from the main hospital complex. Free parking is available in the adjacent ramp.

There is no fee to attend. Prospective patients are encouraged to bring a support person with them to the class. To learn about upcoming Educational Sessions and to register, call 563-421-8361, or you may register online.

Optifast Weight-loss Educational Sessions

This formal non-surgical program combines comprehensive lifestyle education and medical monitoring with a great tasting meal replacement diet that doesn't require weighing or measuring.

Please call 563-421-8361 to register for an upcoming session.

Insurance Options

Visit our Insurance Options page for information on steps to obtaining insurance coverage for weight loss surgery.

Helpful Links

The Links page contains links that have valuable information regarding obesity, weight loss procedures, and more.

Morbid Obesity

To learn more about morbid (severe) obesity, its health effects and related conditions, visit the Morbid Obesity page.

Support Groups

Genesis Health System coordinates support groups for various types of weight loss surgeries. Find dates and locations and surround yourself with people in a similar situation.

Related Locations

Contact Us

For more information about our bariatric services, please contact:

Kathy Crooks, RN

Bariatric Blog


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