Insurance coverage varies for weight loss surgery procedures. It is crucial that you call your insurance provider to determine if your policy covers surgical weight loss. As an integral part of our team, a financial counselor can answer questions and give you guidance when working with your insurance company to acquire approval.

It is a team effort between you and our financial counselor to ensure we do everything possible to gain an approval for surgical weight loss procedures such as laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery.

Our navigation team will verify your benefits and assist you in understanding insurance requirements. Once you are accepted into the program, you with be assigned a personal navigator to assist you in your pre-operative weight loss journey

We understand the importance of surgical weight loss procedures and will work with you every step of the way.

Cleveland Clinic accepts most major insurance carriers, including Medicare and Medicaid.

If you have any further financial questions regarding surgical weight loss procedures, please call 216.445.1745

After you complete a seminar, you will receive notification from our navigation team regarding your insurance status.

If your policy has an exclusion, we encourage you to follow-up with your human resources department at your place of employment to go over claims, benefits and options.