BARIATRIC SURGICAL CENTER
Bariatric Physician in Houston, TX
National Bariatric Link has helped hundreds of patients start with the right bariatric surgeon in Houston, TX. Weight Loss Surgery can drastically change your life and the best bariatric surgery team can make the difference between success and failure.
In Houston and sourrounding areas, there are some great public programs to manage the growing overweight and obesity problem. Some of these programs include: Texas Interagency Obesity Council and The Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention Program.
Our trained weight loss counselors and coordinators can help guide you through your entire weight loss jouney, at absolutely no cost to you! We can provide information about procedures offered in your area and suitable for you, help you find the perfect weight loss surgeon or clinic in Houston, TX, assist with insurance or financing if needed, and so much more!
WE WILL GUIDE YOU EVERY STEP OF THE WAY
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See if you Qualify for Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass or Lap Band – >Pre-Qualification
The first step is to determine if you are a candidate for weight loss surgery. The National Institute of Health has set forth guidelines to determine who is an appropriate candidate for weight loss surgery. Your insurance company and your surgeon will abide by these guidelines. After you have finished the pre-qualification we will email you the step 2 – 10 to make the process simpler.
What is the Cost of Gastric Bypass in Houston, TX
The cost of gastric bypass surgery in Houston, TX depends on several factors such as the facility chosen to perform the procedure and the geographical location in which the patient and the facility reside. Many surgical clinics offer competitive prices and if the patient has insurance, and he or she is medically eligible for the surgery (by the insurance), than most likely the procedure will not cost anything to the patient.
Check if your insurance covers Gastric Bypass in Houston, TX
What is the Cost of Lap Band in Houston, TX
When talking with the surgeon about specific lap band costs, it is extremely important to question the costs of the procedure from beginning to end. The main costs to keep in mind and consider are any pre-operative tests, hospital charges, surgeon fees, and associated surgery fees. Additional costs can include nutritional counseling, follow-up care, psychological support and any follow-up medical appointments.
Check if your insurance covers Lap Band in Houston, TX
What should I bring to my first appointment with the surgeon?
When you come to your first appointment, please bring the following information:
- Social security number
- Insurance card
- Any paperwork needed by your insurance carrier (Our bariatric coordinator will be able to help collect this information)
- Any past medical records
- A list of your current medications
- A letter from your primary care doctor acknowledging your interest in surgical weight loss (optional)