Press Release

For Immediate Release
Feb 19, 2015
Contact : Donna Sellmann, Public Relations Manager  
(732) 840-3279

March 2015 Bariatric Weight Loss Lectures Sponsored by Southern Ocean Medical Center


Manahawkin, NJ - For people who have struggled to lose weight using traditional methods such as diet, weight loss pills, and exercise, the Bariatric Center at Southern Ocean Medical Center offers patients the opportunity to return to good health with a safe and healthy way to lose weight and keep it off. A team of dedicated surgeons offers comprehensive services, including gastric banding, gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy.

Southern Ocean Medical Center offers free educational programs for people to learn about weight loss surgery. Please register for the free seminar by calling 800.560.9990.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Galloway Municipal Building
300 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Ramada Toms River
2373 Route 9, Toms River

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Southern Ocean Medical Center
Conference Rooms 1 & 2
1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin

Monday, March 23, 2015
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Southern Ocean Medical Center - Center for Health
279 Mathistown Rd., Little Egg Harbor

About Southern Ocean Medical Center
Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin is a member of the Meridian Health family, which includes Jersey Shore University Medical Center and K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital in Neptune, Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, and most recently, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel. Southern Ocean Medical Center is home to a wide range of clinical services and programs specializing in cardiovascular and stroke care, maternity and women's health, orthopedics and joint health, bariatric surgery, and wellness and prevention programs.  Part of Meridian Cancer Care, Southern Ocean Medical Center provides comprehensive cancer services, including radiation oncology, surgery, and clinical trials, and is connected to specialized programs and services throughout Meridian Health. For more information, visit or call 1-800-DOCTORS.