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Bariatric
Nutrition

First Bariatric
Appointment

This is your very first appointment with The Functional RD before or after surgery. This appointment includes:

  • 1 Hour appointment

  • Full nutrition assessment

  • Full bariatric nutrition protocol for before or afterweight loss surgery

  • Vitamin requirements for post-operative weight loss surgery

  • A list of recommended food items

  • A strategy based on your food preferences

  • Progress notes sent to referring physician for surgery approval

  • $100 for non-insurance coverage

Follow-up nutrition
Appointment

Follow-up is key to a long-term lifestyle change. These appointments are for  bariatric surgery patients wanting to reach their long-term weight and health goals.

 

These appointments qualify for most insurances mandated supervised weight loss visits prior to surgery.

These appointments include: ​​

  • 30-minute appointments

  • Continual nutritional support on optimizing your diet  

  • Personalized review of food labels

  • Discussion on grocery shopping tactics

  • A recommended grocery list

  • Information on dining out. 

  • Progress notes sent to referring physician

  • $50 non-insurance coverage

It is HIGHLY recommended to follow-up every 1-3 months after surgery.