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...

View Our Online Seminar!

When you make the decision to undergo weight loss surgery, you commit yourself to long-term lifestyle changes. This is why at New Life Center for Bariatric Surgery in Knoxville we want to make sure that you are making a well-informed choice to undergo bariatric...

Patient Keeps 100 Pounds Off for 10 Years

From Parkwest Health & Lifestyles In the summer of 2009, Jane Anne Grubb underwent weight loss surgery at Parkwest Medical Center. Grubb lost 100 pounds as a result and has kept it off for 10 years. Grubb calls her weight loss a gift. “It was like Christmas,”...