Through Norton Weight Management Services, you have access to a multidisciplinary support team of nurses, dietitians and behavioral specialists. These team members take an active role in the creation, development and coordination of monthly support groups as well as individualized care to optimize your success.
Director of Bariatric Services
Erin Mulford Brown, MBA
Erin oversees our multidisciplinary care team to effectively and efficiently enhance your experience and your success. Erin is available to patients in special cases and organizes information seminars.
Reta provides administrative support to the weight management services team.
Behavioral Health Specialists
Mary Hargadon, LCSW, LMFT, and Melissa Moody, LCSW
Mary and Melissa conduct psychological evaluations prior to surgery to assess your potential level of compliance and motivation. This includes realistic surgical expectations, emotional readiness and your ability to accept lifestyle changes and long-term follow-up requirements. Mary and Melissa are available for individual consultations and/or group therapy before and after surgery.
Debbie Pike, R.N., and Connie Cohen, R.N.
Our coordinators provide information and education throughout the time you spend with our program. They are always available as a resource for you throughout your surgical process.
Emily Wolff, MS, and Farrah Wigand, R.D., L.D.
Emily and Farrah provide support and education before and after your surgery. They will instruct you on dietary needs and expectations for long-term weight loss success. Emily and Farrah are available for individual or group consultations.
Jackie Harris, APRN, and Jan Lucas, R.N.
Jackie and Jan provide extra personal assistance to you along your weight loss journey. They answer questions regarding completing paperwork and insurance, follow-up with you after the information seminar and help you navigate the course to your surgical procedure and weight-loss success.
Two support groups will be held every month:
Daytime Support Group Date: 2nd Wednesday of every month Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
Evening Support Group Date: 4th Thursday of every month except for November and December (November 15 and December TBA) Time: 6:00-7:00 PM
All support groups are held at our Norton Weight Management Center 1000 Dupont Rd. Louisville, KY 40207 502-899-6500