Each month weight loss surgery seminars are held for all interested candidates.. All patients are required to attend the informational seminar prior to seeing the surgeon an initial consultation. At each seminar, we will cover in detail each of the surgical procedures including how the procedure is performed, risks and benefits, advantages and disadvantages, nutrition needs, activity and exercise requirements and what to expect following surgery. A surgeon, a registered nurse (coordinator of the program) and  dietitian will be present and will be able to answer any questions that you may have. Please see the schedule to the right for upcoming seminars. You will need to call 573.815.6466 to register for the seminar or register online

Seminars will be held at*:
Boone Hospital Conference Center
1600 E. Broadway
Columbia MO 65201

From I-70, please exit at Hwy 63.  Travel South on Hwy 63 to the Broadway Exit.
From Hwy 63, please exit at the Broadway Exit.
Traveling West on Broadway from the Broadway/ Hwy 63 Junction, the hospital is at the top of the hill on the left.  You will turn left on Williams St. and park in the parking garage on Williams across from the main entrance. 

The Conference Center is just inside the main entrance of the hospital to the left.  Follow the signs to the correct conference room.

Click here for a map.

*May 3, 2014 seminars will be held at:
Broadway Medical Plaza 3
1701 E. Broadway
Third floor, large conference room
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