WLS Program Minimally Invasive Weight Loss Surgery Program Includes the Following: Arrangement with the hospital for your preferred surgery date and overseeing all the necessary steps Bariatric Surgery Weight Loss Surgery Laparoscopy Bariatric Surgery Weight Loss Surgery Laparoscopy Pleatman Surgical Bariatric Surgery Mark A. Pleatman M.D. weight loss surgery weight loss surgery Bloomfield Hills Michigan 248 334-5444 required to get you authorized with your insurance provider.  See Link   For our patients traveling from out of state we can expedite your procedure date, due to your time constraints. Arrange in town support when traveling to Michigan without a family member or friend.  See Link under Staff Assistance for unattended Patients. A surgery preparation information packet and special class session  to describe guidelines to optimally prepare you for your surgical procedure. Post surgical exams and evaluation by the Surgeon in our office for one year. Availability of the Surgeon 24 hours on call to answer any questions or concerns you have.  For non-urgent matters he will respond as promptly as possible via e mail or telephone. Unlimited access to our Master Degree Registered Dietician throughout your post-op year. A full time Patient Support Coordinator who can obtain information or answer questions upon your request.   Management of all your pertinent information into our database to track your weight loss progress and maintain scheduled office visits. Support Group Meetings led by our Support Coordinator with a Masters in Public Health in Health Promotion Guest speakers are chosen for our monthly support group meetings to provide you with pertinent and valuable information to assist in your weight loss goals.  Selecting information of value to our patients and having it available on our website. As our post-op patient you will receive on-line access to Dr. Pleatman’s patients Yahoo on-line support group site Materials and medical education publications made accessible for Bariatric patients. Mark A. Pleatman, M.D. 43494 Woodward Ave. #202, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302 Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone: 248-334-5444, Fax: 248-334-5484 email:  info@drpleatman.com