Weight Management

When you consider that one cup of rice has nine times more carbohydrates than a single cup of cauliflower, you’ll wonder why you haven’t made this vegetable part of your regular diet already. In addition to being a great substitute for grains, cauliflower is also high in fiber and relatively easy to prepare in a variety of dishes. See how chefs at Atlantic Health System use riced cauliflower to create vegetarian stir fries >





Weight Management Programs and Screenings


Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Adults 65 and older who are looking to stay well with age may benefit from events labeled “New Vitality.”

Weight Loss Information Seminars
Learn about available weight loss treatment options.
 
First Monday of every month, 7:00 to 8:00pm
(No meeting in August)
Overlook Medical Center, Bouras Auditorium
Presenter: Muhammad Feteiha, MD
To register, please call 973-232-2300.

Second Tuesday of every month, 6:30 to 7:30pm
Overlook Medical Center, Bouras Auditorium
Presenter: Ajay Goyal, MD
To register, please call 1-908-312-2618.
 
Multidisciplinary Medical and Surgical Approaches to Weight Loss
This class provides an overview of available weight loss treatment options.
Third Monday of every month; 6:00 to 7:00pm
To register, please call 1-877-664-9682. 
 
Weight Loss Surgery Support Groups
Share strategies that have worked for you and learn from others who have had bariatric surgery. 
 
First Monday of every month, 6:00 to 7:00pm
(No meeting in August)
Overlook Medical Center, Bouras Auditorium
Presenter: Muhammad Feteiha, MD
To register, please call 973-232-2300.
 
Third Tuesday of every month, 6:00 to 7:00pm
193 Morris Avenue, 2nd Floor, Springfield, NJ
To register, please call 908-842-0196.
 
Third Monday of every month, 12:45 to 1:45pm
Medical Arts Center (MAC) I, Suite 206
33 Overlook Road, Summit, NJ
To register, please call 908-522-5794.
 
OPTIFAST Support Group
This group is open to patients currently enrolled in our OPTIFAST program.
Every Wednesday; 5:30 to 6:00pm
Medical Arts Center (MAC I)
33 Overlook Road, Summit, NJ
To register, please call 908-522-5794.


Chambers Center for Well Being
The Chambers Center for Well Being can help you develop a personal plan for a healthier lifestyle. Through lectures, classes and therapeutic services, we’ll show you how stress management, proper dietary balance and increased exercise can improve your overall well-being – mind, body and spirit. View a full list of classes, services and related fees > or call 908-598-7997.


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