COVID Update: Masks are still required in health care settings, even if you’re fully vaccinated. Also, Scripps does not provide COVID-19 tests for asymptomatic patients. See FAQs.

Bariatric Surgery Orientation

COVID-19 update

All of our Scripps on-site classes and support groups have been suspended. Online classes will continue as normal. Please make note of these changes and adjust your personal schedule as necessary.

Informational bariatric surgery classes in San Diego

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Informational bariatric surgery classes in San Diego

Whether you’re already on the road to a bariatric procedure or you’re just curious if weight loss surgery is right for you, our free one-hour orientation webinars provide valuable, in-depth information about bariatric surgery options.

For Kaiser and Community Health Group patients

Please note that all Kaiser and Community Health Group patients must attend the orientation webinars with Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest. See below for details.

Find a bariatric surgery orientation webinar

Scripps hosts orientation webinars each month. Call 800-727-4777 to register.

FAQs and resources

We encourage you to learn more about whether bariatric surgery is right for you and get answers to frequently asked questions about weight loss surgery.