Weight Management

Improve your health and quality of life with help from the Weight Management Center at Reading Health System. You’ll work with specialists who provide supportive, comprehensive care starting that helps you work toward your weight-loss goals.

If you’ve tried to lose weight on your own and are ready for solutions that work, we can help. Benefit from group meetings, classes, nutritional support, and more to encourage your success.

Weight Management Services

Your solution to weight care is just a phone call away. Learn more about the surgical and non-surgical approaches to weight loss.

Bariatric Surgery

Weight-loss surgery is available in three options: Gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, and duodenal switch, complete with introductory seminars, consultations, support groups and nutritional guidance for success after surgery.

Interested in learning more about bariatric surgery at Reading Health System? Take part in our online information session to learn more about candidacy, surgical options, and recovery.

Nutritional Services

Work one-on-one with Reading Health System dietitians and nutritionists, ready to provide you the personal nutrition plan that improves weight management. Learn how to plan balanced meals and eat the right foods for your success.

Medical Weight Loss

Your doctor may recommend a non-surgical approach to weight loss. The Center’s medical weight loss program focuses on meal replacement and medication options.

Medical weight loss plans are customized to your needs, and you’ll work closely with your doctor to monitor your progress and make adjustments when necessary.

Clothing Closet

You’ll have access to our free Clothing Closet, which helps you supplement your wardrobe as your body changes. Give what you can, and take what you need. The Clothing Closet is open every Thursday afternoon (excluding holidays) from 2 - 4:30 p.m. at Reading Hospital.

Fitness Programs

Support your weight loss journey with fitness, including our fitness classes led by certified trainers. You’ll build friendships and get encouragement in fun, energetic groups.

Accreditation & Distinction

The Weight Management Center is accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program. This accreditation ensures you receive the most comprehensive, collaborative approach to treatment and recovery possible.

The Weight Management Center also holds a Blue Distinction Center+ designation in gastric stapling surgery from Highmark. This designation means you can trust us to provide a full range of bariatric surgery care, including inpatient care, post-operative care, outpatient follow-up care, and patient education.