MEDICAID AND MEDICARE SURGEONS LIST!
On a daily basis we get calls from members in desperate need of surgeons that will accept Medicaid and or Medicare for Bariatric surgery. It breaks our hearts when we have to say "we don't know of any surgeons in your state we can refer you to".
Can you please help us? If you know of any surgeons in your state that accepts Medicaid and or Medicare, will you list their:
If they accept Medicare and or Medicaid
This list will remain here for our members to access and use.
Thank you so much!!!
St. Francis in Hartford is a Center of Excellence...Dr. Barba accepts Medicare...not sure about Medicaid....Dr. Aranow in Middletown also accepts Medicare
WE ARE PUT ON THIS EARTH NOT TO SEE THROUGH EACH OTHER...BUT TO SEE EACH OTHER THROUGH
"Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, chocolate in one
hand, mudslide in the other, body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and
screaming ! HOT DAMN.....WHAT A RIDE!!
BECOME THE CHANGE YOU WANT TO SEE
Name: Fairfield County Bariatrics & Surgical Specialists
If they accept Medicare and or Medcaid: Medicare - Yes / Medcaid - ?
Phone number: Bridgeport - 203-576-5539 / Norwalk - 203-899-0744
Facility: St. Vincent's Medical Center / 2800 Main Street / Bridgeport, CT 06606
Norwalk Hospitals, 148 East Avenue, Suite 3-A, Norwalk, CT 06851Dr. Timothy Ehrlich, M.D., FACS / Director of Bariatric Surgery (St. Vincent's Medical Center) Dr. Neil Floch, M.D., FACS / Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery (Norwalk Hospital) Dr. Craig Floch, M.D., FACS / President, Fairfield County Bariatrics
Hope this helps
330+/230/200 (originally got down to 200, but gained 30 back) :-(
"Nothing tastes as good as thin feels....." (unknown)
the phone number is 860-224-5538.
hope this helps!
on 3/27/09 8:27 am
Shoreline Surgical Associates
A Center of Excellence
Dr. Aranow and Dr. Robles
Accepts Medicare and Medicaid HUSKY
Medicaid, Charter Oak is not accepted
400 Saybrook Rd, Suite 110
Middletown, CT 06457
on 7/12/09 1:10 pm
Dr. Papasavas and Dr Tishler from the Connecticut Surgical Group take Husky Insurance. You will need a referral from your PCP and to jump through a bunch of hoops but they know what to do and will help you. Their staff is amazingly helpful and pleasant. They have multiple offices in Avon
They practice in Hartford Hospital.