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...

How bariatric surgery helps you become a candidate for other surgeries

Being obese is often associated with a number of health issues, including diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis. Obesity and Arthritis According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 1 in 3 obese Americans suffer from arthritis. The most...

Meet Our Clinical Exercise Physiologist, Morgan!

Bariatric surgery can change your life. However, you have to be committed to the lifestyle changes that come with it.  These changes may feel daunting especially if you haven’t done any of these or have been unsuccessful in doing these in the past. This is why at New...