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Will my insurance cover the cost of surgery?

Most insurance companies recognize that people who are overweight are more likely to get serious health conditions.1 So, some of them cover the cost of bariatric surgery. Get in touch with your insurance provider to confirm the same.

Keep in mind a few things while opting for insurance cover for surgery:1

  • Read the insurance documents carefully and discuss the same with the insurance company, if you have any doubts
  • Follow the instructions given to you by the insurance company
  • Save all medical reports and prescriptions of medications

Disclaimer: Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider.

Ref: 1. Paying for Weight Loss Surgery. [Internet]. WebMD. 2015 [cited 2015 Nov 26]. Available from: