Patient Resources

We provide weight loss surgery resources for physicians to educate their patients.  Please contact Adrienne in our office for availability:  661.723.7833.

Obesity Action Coalition

The OAC is a national non-profit organization dedicated to giving a voice to the individual affected by the disease of obesity and helping individuals along their journey toward better health through education, advocacy and support.

The OAC provides resources: OAC Logo
Childhood Obesity
Weight Bias
Medically Managed Weight Control
Bariatric Surgery
Obesity-related Diseases
Review of Benefits and Risks of Bariatric 2020
Antelope Valley Hospital Announces New Bariatrics Program

Your Weight Matters
Your Weight Matters is a national initiative, which encourages each and every American to talk to their healthcare provider about their weight.

The Weight of the Nation

This is a presentation of HBO and the Institute of Medicine (IOM), in association with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and in partnership with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and Kaiser Permanente.