Obesity Management at Tauranga Obesity Surgery Centre is a multi-disciplinary team approach and the following staff with our surgeon Mr. Robert Cable involved in both surgical and non surgical management of obesity.
- Obesity Practice Coordinator, who oversees appointments, theatre bookings, nutritional/dietary support, follow-up care, etc.
- Obesity Care Nurse provides follow-up care and support to patients throughout all phases, including dietary/nutritional information.
- Dietitian: Who provides guidance for patients to stay on track through there weightloss journey.
As a team, we are committed to working together to ensure the highest level of education and care.
Jemmimah Schicker is Practice Manager for our Clinic and coordinates between patients and Mr. Cable, for all the surgery that Mr. Cable performs. Jemmimah’s duties involve all front Office Administration and Customer Service performed in a professional and timely manner. She is the first point of contact for all our patients and is dedicated to providing support, information, help with insurance companies and assisting patients wherever possible so their journey through surgery and beyond is smooth and hassle-free. Jemmimah is a member of OSSANZ (Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand) and is committed to providing patient satisfaction to all weight loss patients on their journey to their goal.
Hannah is a Nutritionist and NZ registered Dietitian, studied at Otago University and did my masters thesis for the heart foundation exploring the feasibility of meeting the national nutrition guidelines for low income earners in New Zealand. I am currently working as a dietitian for the WBOP PHO as community dietitian supporting patients with diabetes and cardiovascular disease. I also have a private practice called The Weight Management Clinic which aims to support patients with weight management that lasts long term. Hannah is a member of OSSANZ (Obesity Surgery Society of Australia and New Zealand) and is committed to providing patient satisfaction to all weight loss patients on their journey to their goal.