Weight Loss Surgery in Rhode Island
Searching for a Bariatric Surgeon around Rhode Island
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 Rhode Island.
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 Rhode Island, but not all of them specialize in absolutely every weight loss procedure. Finding your Perfect Weight Loss Surgeon in Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island, assist with insurance or financing if needed, and so much more!
What is the Cost of Gastric Bypass?
The cost of gastric bypass surgery in Rhode Island 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), then most likely the procedure will only cost the patient the insurance deductable and program fees (if applicable).
Check if your insurance covers Gastric Bypass in Rhode Island
What is the Cost of a Lap Band?
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.