|Michelle Carpenter, R.N.
The bariatric patient navigator helps guide patients through the weight-loss surgery process.
Our bariatric patient navigator answers questions that patients might have before, during and after their procedure, including:
Assisting with documentation of the often necessary (for insurance purposes) six-month medically supervised diet
Supplying patients and their families with educational materials and literature so the most informed decision possible can be made.
To request an appointment, please fill out our bariatric online request form and we will contact you.
If you meet the criteria for surgery, we will:
Seminars are held twice a week on Thursdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. All bariatric patients are required to attend a seminar prior to scheduling an appointment with a surgeon.
Michelle Carpenter, R.N.
Bariatric Center of the Rockies
Poudre Valley Hospital
1024 South Lemay Avenue
Fourth Floor Surgical Unit
Fort Collins, CO 80524