To begin your weight loss journey, you must start by watching our online video seminar, or attending an in-person seminar. South Mississippi Surgical Weight Loss Center offers these free, informational seminars to help you make an informed decision about weight-loss surgery. Dr. William Avara, Dr. Jason Payne and Dr. John Hall provide important information about Bariatric Surgery and their comprehensive weight loss surgery program. With the online seminar, you are able to take your first step from the comfort of your home at a time convenient for you. Please set aside about 40 minutes to complete the seminar. You must complete the entire seminar to move on to a consultation.
Technical guidelines to successfully view our online seminar on a computer or mobile device
Your computer or mobile device will need a consistent, strong internet, WI-FI or cellular connection throughout the entire online seminar.
You will need Adobe Flash Player 10.x or above to view the online seminar. Click here for a free download of the latest Adobe Flash Player.
Supported Browsers (Mac)Safari (latest version), Chrome (latest version) and Firefox (latest version)
Supported Browsers (PC) Internet Explorer 8 and above, Firefox (latest version), and Chrome (latest version)
Supported Mobile Devices (iOS)Apple iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad running iOS 4.3 and above (iOS 6.x recommended)
Supported Devices (Android)Devices running Android 4.0.3 and above (4.2 recommended)
Devices capable of streaming video: Blackberry, webOS (Palm Pre), Windows Mobile, devices running Android 4.0.2 and prior or iOS 3.x and prior
Here are some things to keep in mind to avoid technical difficulties while watching the seminar:
Make sure you have a strong and consistent WI-FI, cellular or internet signal… if not try a different location with a stronger connection.
To successfully resume the seminar if you step away…
Do not clear your browser history/cache/cookies during the period of time you are watching the seminar.
Watch the seminar from the same device and browser.