Gastric Bypass Q&A
Insurance + Gastric Bypass
I Had Gastic Bypass Surgery in Nov 2010 Have Saggy Breast and Inner Tights and Need a Tummy Tuck Will my Insurance Cover It READ MORE
For someone trying to get approval through their insurance company (BCBS) for gastric bypass. Wondering if there is a benefit to skipping the... READ MORE
Does BCBS cover gastric bypass revisions? READ MORE
I had surgery about five years ago due to some family problems and being stressed out I have gained most of the weight back I lost. I would like to... READ MORE
I'm pretty sure my provider will cover my bypass (BMI is 60) but I am worried about post-op costs. Do I need a prescription drug plan or are... READ MORE
If someone gets a gastric bypass (self-pay) is it considered a pre-existing condition for the rest of their life, or will it affect health insurance... READ MORE
Do most insurance providers cost gastric bypass surgery, or can it be used to offset at least some of the cost? READ MORE
I Need to Have Gastric Bypass Surgery, Medicare Only Pays About 1500.00 of the 6000.00 Surgeons Fee?
I want to have gastric bypass surgery, are there any medigap/supplimental insurance companies that will cover the excess surgeon fees that medicare... READ MORE
Can Gastric Bypass Surgery Be Reversed if You Are Having Too Many Complications? and if So Do the Insurance Pay for the Reversal? READ MORE
I am a 24 year old female, 5'9'' tall, and I weigh 255 pounds. Despite dieting and exercising when I can. I am never able to loose more than a few... READ MORE
I have Anthem Blue Cross PPO thru work (I'm a nurse ) I have been referred for bypass. I live in Cambria, Ca 93428. Is the whole thing covered? READ MORE
My BMI is 30 . I know insurance requires at least 35 but I am wondering if I can just pay it out of pocket. READ MORE
I had lap band 2 years ago. I started at 300 and lost about 30 lbs. The doctors kept telling me I was in my green zone, but I never quite felt like I... READ MORE
Does Amerigroup Medicaid pay for gastric bypass surgery? READ MORE
I'm a 45 yr. old female weighing 233. I have PCOD,GERDS, and thyroid disease. Insurance will only cover the RYN.
Over all Im very healthy, drink lots of water, active than most over wight patients. And parents are 85 and 80 healthy and active as well. I believe... READ MORE
How can I get rid of sagging skin left from gastric bypass surgery? Will insurance cover surgery if needed?
I weighed 313 before surgery. I am 5'4" and weigh 130 lbs. I am 50 years old. I am so disgusted by the excess skin that I rarely leave my home. My... READ MORE