Does your Insurance cover the cost of Weight Loss Surgery?
We accept most insurances including Medicaid and Medicare in Virginia. Most insurance policies cover the cost of bariatric surgery. Though, some policies may have written exclusions that prohibits the coverage of weight loss surgery.
Our bariatric coordinator can contact your insurance provider and may get more detailed information. Please complete the Insurance Verification form and our VA bariatric coordinator will get back to you with coverage and copay information.
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 Virginia.
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. After you have finished the pre-qualification we will email you the step 2 – 10 to make the process simpler.
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 Virginia, assist with insurance or financing if needed, and so much more!
What is the Cost of Gastric Bypass in Virginia ?
If you don’t have insurance that covers, that’s ok! We can help with finding medical financing and have very competitive prices. The cost of gastric bypass surgery in Virginia 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 Virginia
What is the Cost of Lap Band in Virginia
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.