Tag Archives: Surgery

Bariatric (Weight Loss) Support Group: 3 Meetings Every Month

If you or a loved one, has had or is thinking of having, Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery, the Bariatric Support Group provides emotional, educational and social support. Denise Frey, Registered Clinical Dietitian, Weight Management Specialist, will present an educational session on Preserving Fresh Fruits and Vegetables on July 10, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the 3rd Floor Conference Room at the Palmerton Hospital, 135 Lafayette Ave. in Palmerton. The Bariatric Support Group will meet on the following dates: July 10,...

Bariatric Health Fair * Mon., April 10, 2017

Get back to an active, healthy life—learn about surgical solutions to weight loss at Blue Mountain Health System and how one of them can help you maximize your weight loss and maintain it for a lifetime! Morbid obesity can lead to a number of life-threatening health conditions, including: High blood pressure (hypertension) Diabetes High cholesterol Heart disease Respiratory illness, such as sleep apnea In addition, morbidly obese patients often experience orthopedic issues and even struggle to walk! Find out about...
  • Hospital Locations

    St Luke's Gnaden Huetten Campus and St. Luke's Palmerton Campus provide a wide array of quality, health care services.

    St Luke's Palmerton Campus

    135 Lafayette Avenue Palmerton, PA 18071

    St. Luke's Gnaden Huetten Campus

    2ll North 12 th Street Lehighton, PA 18235