Does your Insurance cover the cost of Weight Loss Surgery
We accept most insurances including Medicaid and Medicare in New Jersey. Most insurance policies cover the cost of bariatric surgery. Though, some policies may have written exclusions that prohibits the coverage of weight loss surgery. To find out if your insurance will pay for bariatric surgery, you can call your insurance company and speak with their representative. Click Here for what to ask your insurance company.
Our bariatric coordinator can also contact your insurance provider and may get more detailed information. Please complete the Insurance Verification form.
1. How do I Begin? Pre-Qualification
The path to Bariatric Surgery may seem confusing and hard, but National Bariatric Link has helped hundreds of patients find the right bariatric surgeon in New Jersey.
Follow these steps to start the process:
STEP 1 – >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.
There are about a dozen certified weight loss surgeons in New Jersey, but not all of them specialize in absolutely every weight loss procedure. Finding your Perfect Weight Loss Surgeon in New Jersey then falls into the hands of the patient, their needs and preferences. What procedure and what surgeon is best for you and your body?
Our trained weight loss counselors and coordinators can help guide you through your entire weight loss journey, 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 New Jersey, assist with insurance or financing if needed, and so much more!
What is the Cost of Gastric Bypass in New Jersey
The cost of gastric bypass surgery in New Jersey 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.
What is the Cost of Lap Band in New Jersey
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.
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