Most insurance companies require documentation regarding your previous attempts at weight loss. Important documents may include:
Many times, insurance companies require official documentations – the information listed on our intake form is not sufficient. You may need to contact the physicians who have treated you for weight loss in the past for specific documentations.
Our insurance coordinator will assist you in the process of obtaining authorizations. We will work with you every step of the way and do everything necessary to obtain an authorization for your procedure. After submission, our office will contact you when your insurance company makes a decision. Each insurance carrier varies in the time it takes to make a decision regarding your surgery.
If your surgery is denied by your insurance company, our insurance coordinator will work with you to acquire a