Arizona Support Groups

St Joseph’s Surgical Weight Loss Program
St. Joseph’s Health Care Center
350 N Wilmot
Tucson, AZ 85710
Phone: 520-320-1200
Contact Person: Karen Baumann, RN

Bariatric Support Group
Auditorium of Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital
350 N. Wilmot Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85711
Phone: 520-873-2612
Meeting Times: The first Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8:30pm and the last Saturday of the month from 10am-12pm
Contact Person: Leana Kimzey

TMC Weight Loss Center Patient Support Group
TMC Weight Loss Center
6226 E. Pima St., #3
Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-320-1200
Meeting Times: 2nd Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8 pm
Contact Person: Rachel Deal, bariatric program coordinator

Bariatric Support Group
555 N 18th St. Ste 105
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Phone Number: 623-261-4735
Meeting Times: 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm on the first Tuesday of each month
Contact Person: Lucas Ruiz – 602-251-8288

GRADUATE – 18 month + post op
Banner Gateway Medical Center Grand Canyon Conference Rooms
1900 N Higley RD.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone Number: 480-543-2606
Meeting Times: 1st Wednesday of each month 6-7 pm
Contact Person: Michelle Thomas FNP-C

P.R.E.P.A.R.E.
Banner Gateway Medical Center Grand Canyon Conference Rooms
1900 N Higley RD.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone Number: 480-543-2606
Meeting Times: 4th Monday of each Month 5-6 pm
Contact Person: Donna Simon, MSRD

Peer Bariatric Support Group
Banner Gateway Medical Center Grand Canyon Conference Rooms
1900 N Higley RD.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone Number: 480-543-2606
Meeting Times: 3rd Thursday each month 4:30-6 pm
Contact Person: Donna Simon

Exercise – Bariatrics Support Group 
Banner Gateway Medical Center Grand Canyon Conference Rooms
1900 N Higley RD.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone Number: 480-543-2606
Meeting Times: 2nd Tuesday each month 6-7 pm
Contact Person: Tyrel Thorne

Nutrition
Banner Gateway Medical Center
1900 N Higley RD.
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone Number: 480-543-2606
Meeting Times: 1st Tuesday of each month 6 pm
Contact Person: Donna Simon, MSRD



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