A 32-year-old member asked:
Can i get gastric bypass covered by insurance or medicaid?
1 doctor answer • 8 doctors weighed in
Bariatrics 16 years experience
Usually: Gastric bypass is usually covered by most insurances including medicare and medicaid. There are often requirements such as doctor supervised weight loss for a number of months, or the surgery to be performed at a bariatric center of excellence.
But yes it is covered usually.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Can you get the gastric bypass twice?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
YES: It's called a revision of the original surgery
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Last updated Apr 4, 2016
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