Will My Insurance Cover Weight Loss Surgery?
Insurance often covers bariatric surgery. While most of the major insurance carriers offer coverage for bariatric surgery, not all policies include coverage. If you are reading this text, its because you might be considering or have considered weight loss surgery, also called bariatric surgery. The price of your weight loss surgery will depend on several factors:
- The type of surgery you're having. Types of weight loss surgery include gastric bypass, adjustable gastric banding, vertical gastric banding (also called stomach stapling), sleeve gastrectomy, and biliopancreatic diversion. Other options include intragastric balloons or even an electric Implant device. Each has a different fee.
- Your surgeon's fee. This will vary based on the procedure’s complexity.
CARE Surgery clinic accepts insurance from:
- BlueCross BlueShield
- United Healthcare
- IntegraNet Health
Visit our Payment Options page to learn more.