Does Louisiana medicaid pay for weight loss surgery?

Answer As far as I know they do for gastric bypass surgery. Your PCP has to find it a health issue and needed to better your health not cosmetic. Then your PCP has to refer you to a GI. The question I can... Read More »

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Does medicaid cover weight loss surgery?

On One Hand: Weight Loss SurgeryAmong the types are restrictive banding surgery, biliopancreatic diversion and gastric bypass. Each method of surgery carries its own set of risks. Restrictive bandi... Read More »

Will Medicaid pay for reconstructive surgery after weight loss?

Answer i WOULD SAY NO, My mother had an mastomecty, and they wouldn't do it for her. Usually if it cosmetic they will not

Hair Loss Due to Weight Loss Surgery?

After weight-loss surgery, hair loss can result from the stress and trauma of the surgery as well as from the shock to the body from rapid weight loss. A third of patients who had gastric-bypass su... Read More »

How to Choose the Right Weight Loss Surgery?

Weight loss surgery has become a relatively safe, effective way for obese patients to drop excess weight quickly. Surgery is typically recommended for individuals who have a body mass index (BMI) o... Read More »