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Posts categorized as “Bariatrics”

Fort Sanders Regional Dietitian is First in Knoxville, Seventh in Tennessee to Earn Interdisciplinary Weight Management Certification

Posted on September 11, 2020

Fort Sanders Regional dietitian Rachel Ignomirello is the first in Knoxville and seventh in Tennessee to earn board certification in obesity and weight management.


“I Feel Like I’ve Gotten My Life Back”

Posted on July 23, 2020

Jenny Jones was at the heaviest weight of her life, and she knew she needed a lifestyle change. With the Fort Sanders Weight Management and Nutrition Center, she lost 75 pounds.


And the Two Became One

Posted on June 11, 2020

Even before they tied the gastric knot, they had seen the best and worst of one another. Read about Dwayne Linger and Allenna Mullins, two bariatric surgery patients of Fort Sanders Regional, who became one last Halloween.


New Year, New You

Posted on January 16, 2020

Have you considered shedding pounds but have not had luck with diet and exercise alone? It may be time to consult a physician who specializes in bariatrics, or weight-loss medicine.


Why You Can’t Lose Weight

Posted on October 17, 2019

Fort Sanders Regional Weight Management and Nutrition Center and Fort Sanders Center for Bariatric Surgery work hand in hand to offer medically supervised weight loss plans that work.


Worth the Wait

Posted on September 26, 2019

After losing 50 pounds on a medically supervised plan through Fort Sanders Weight Management and Nutrition Center, Cook says she’s feeling great.