Support Groups Are Important After Surgery

Bariatric surgery is usually the last option for obese or morbidly obese patients who are unable to lose weight successfully on their own. While many can attest to the effectiveness of such surgery, it is in itself not a magic pill. The team at New Life Center for...

New Year, New You!

News from Parkwest, West Knoxville’s Healthcare Leader If you’re on the fence about weight-loss surgery or have tried shedding pounds with diet and exercise alone to no avail, consider looking into a weight loss seminar and learning about the options available...

Food Journaling After Weight Loss Surgery

After a weight loss surgery, the team at New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville reminds you that it’s important to keep track of what and how much you eat. You can easily do this by keeping a food journal. What’s a food journal? A food journal is simply a...

Meet Karen, New Life’s Patient Advocate!

The New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville has a bariatric team that will take care of your needs before, during, and after surgery.  Karen Hinkle is part of our team. As our patient advocate, she helps our patients get started with our program and the...
Healthy food options for Thanksgiving

Healthy food options for Thanksgiving

Most of our memories of Thanksgiving involve food. Unfortunately, many of these foods are typically high in calories. While it’s totally fine to indulge in them once in a while, many of us have a ‘feast’ mindset on Thanksgiving day. We pile our...