Navigate weight loss with personal guidance.

With counseling, support groups, exercise, a healthy diet and dedication to other physician-prescribed changes, you will see remarkable improvements in your life and health. Your long-term results are better when you don’t take your journey alone. Explore these resources to help keep you healthy.

Support Groups for Weight-loss Surgery

Surround yourself with people who understand your challenges and share your weight-loss goals. These support groups are sponsored by Southern Surgical Associates. Call 252-758-2224 with questions.


Second Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

Southern Surgical Conference Center
2459 Emerald Place, Suite 100

New Bern

Third Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church
418 New Street, facing church, in building on far left


Fourth Monday of each month at 7 p.m.

ECU Health Wellness Center
Cowell Farm Road

This support group is sponsored by Physicians East Surgical Weight Loss Center. Call 252-413-6735 with questions.


Fourth Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

Physicians East main entrance
1850 W. Arlington Blvd.

This group is sponsored by East Carolina University, Department of Surgery. Call 252-744-2018 with questions.


Fourth Thursday of the month in February, April, June, August, October and December at 5:30 p.m.

517 Moye Blvd.