I applied for surgery and I've been denied twice now. The first time I weighed in at 40 BMI or higher was May 17th 2017. That means unless I can find a "loop hole" I have to wait until May 17 2018 to re-apply. I've tried to lose weight several times as
I had my sleep study last night. This is my last ditch effort to get gastric bypass. The tech said that I stopped breathing 5 times an hour. I am also a big snorer (I've never snored before putting on this weight) I don't know if anyone has any advice.
So my doctor's office applied for a pre-authorization to get the ball rolling for gastric bypass. My insurance denied it. I have Sanford health North Dakota PERS. We appealed and they denied me again. They are saying I haven't been big enough long enou
I thought I had my mind made up when I went and met with my surgeon two days ago. They sent in for pre-approval and said I wouldn't have to make my mind up until my final meeting with him.
I was dead set on the VSG. My doctor informed me that
About 2 years ago I applied for the bypass. My insurance denied it because lack of records. Once denied I let it go. Now I'm ready but I'm looking at the sleeve instead. I have an appointment set in a couple of days. I have all my medical records ready