Seminars and Support Groups

Join us for Bariatric Support Group!  Meet with others who have had weight loss surgery or who are researching surgical options.  These meetings are educational and supportive.  Come share your experience with others in a fun and exciting environment.  It is an excellent opportunity to learn from others who have experienced weight loss surgery!

Those who will be undergoing bariatric surgery are required to attend at least 1 Support Group meeting prior to being scheduled for surgery.

You do not need to call to register.  Support persons are welcome to attend.

Location:  Midlands Clinic
705 Sioux Point Road
Dakota Dunes SD, 57049

Time: 6:00-7:00 pm The first and third Tuesday of every month

Parking: Free parking in the Midlands Clinic Parking Lot


November 6, 2018: What are you Eating? What a typical meal in the life of a weight loss surgery patient looks like.

November 20, 2018: How to Move your Body More Everyday.

December 4, 2018: Tips to Overcome Stress Eating

December 18, 2018: Progress in my Program: A look at how far you have come in your weight loss surgery journey.

NEW!!! Back on Track Support Group – 1st Tuesday of every month from 5:30-6:00 pm

As your weight loss surgery team, we are here for your entire journey before and after surgery. Weight regain can occur for many different reasons, but it’s not too late to get back on track. Our team will be providing a “Back on Track” support group for patients who have hit a stall in their weight loss or experienced weight regain.


Support Group is facilitated by Megan Cleveland,
Registered Dietitian Midlands Clinic: 605-217-5566


Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
@ 6pm with Dr. Vollstedt
Midlands Clinic, 705 Sioux Point Rd, Dakota Dunes

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
@ 6pm with Dr. Vollstedt
Midlands Clinic, 705 Sioux Point Rd, Dakota Dunes