At your consult appointment, our staff will meet with you to discuss your steps to surgery and if you will be required to complete a supervised medical weight loss trial (if required by your insurance plan). You will be given a checklist of steps to help you keep track of your path to surgery.
Complete forms under My Journey page. Our Bariatric Coordinator will follow up with you if these forms have not been completed. We will check your benefits for bariatric surgery in order to see if you have coverage. Self Pay packages are available as well.
You may be asked to complete additional specialist, diagnostic testing, and lab work as directed by our surgeons. Some patients may need cardiac and pulmonary clearance, a sleep study, upper GI endoscopy, as well as other tests.
Your forth step will be to complete Pre-operative teaching with our team.
Your final step will be to complete Pre-operative teaching with our team and have your surgery.