When considering lap band operation, many things have to be taken into consideration. First is what qualified surgeon will you choose to perform this lap band operation. Not all surgeons are qualified for it, and some are just specialized in weight management surgeries. Second would be looking into what method would you be using for payment of the surgery.
Not all insurance cover for bariatric procedures. It is important to make sure if you do want to use insurance as a method of payment that it would be a bariatric insurance. For example anthem blue cross lap band coverage depends on the insurance plan of each individual, as well as each patient’s ability to meet the criteria for bariatric coverage. Some insurance patients must qualify certain requirement in order for the lap band operation to be approved.
To find out if your individual insurance will cover the Lap Band surgery, call us at (877) 919-9997 or visit www.lovelapband.com and fill out the free insurance verification form.