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Weight Loss Surgery Financing and Support Groups

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Weight Loss Surgery Pricing

We currently offer cash discount pricing for both our surgical and non-surgical weight loss options. Please contact our Bariatric Program Manager for more information.

For qualified patients, Medicare covers the cost of weight loss surgery at Willamette Valley Weight Loss Surgery.

As a new patient, you have many resources available to you. From surgery financing information to support group information, we have you covered.

Weight Loss Surgery Financing

Weight loss can be a very difficult thing to accomplish. If you’ve been considering weight loss surgery, but are unsure if you can afford the procedure, Dr. Higa and his team can help.

 

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Prosper Healthcare Lending is the premier financing company in the healthcare industry. With over $3 Billion borrowed and over 250,000 people empowered, this is a name and a program you can trust.

Here are some of the benefits you’ll receive with a loan from Prosper Healthcare Lending:

* Immediate decisions for loans under $35,000

* Longer terms for lower monthly payments

* No collateral required

* No prepayment penalties

* Fast & easy loan inquiry process

* 100% Confidential

 

Insurance Benefits

Once you are ready to take action and begin your journey to better health, we can assist you with determining your insurance coverage and financing options. Many health insurance plans cover weight loss surgery, however the benefits and coverage vary depending on the specific plan.

In response to the variability and complexity of insurance benefits, our office employs an insurance specialist on staff to help you better understand your benefits and coverage regarding weight loss surgery. Please call the Kristi Amerson, Bariatric Program Manager for more information about self-pay pricing options.

Our insurance specialist will also help you navigate through insurance requirements for medical authorization. In addition, we offer financing options for patients who qualify. Attend our free information session.

Whether you’re thinking about having Orbera Gastric Balloon, Gastric Band, Gastric Sleeve, or Gastric Bypass surgery, Dr. Higa will work hard for you, so that you can afford the procedure you need. If your insurance will not cover any part of your weight loss surgery, there are still other payment options available so that your procedure can fit comfortably within your budget.

Support Groups

We offer support groups to help you cope with the emotions surrounding weight loss surgery.

Please contact Bariatric Program Manager Kristi Amerson for support group information at 503-435-6432.