So I got the call today from my surgeons office that I have been approved for surgery. I will have the RNY surgery on the 23rd of this month. Iâ€™m excited and nervous all at once. Feels like Iâ€™ve been waiting so long for this from having insurance
So Iâ€™m prepping for RNY surgery....getting all of the requirements out of the way etc. And I have my psych evaluation on Dec 10th. I was told it was a 4 hour appointment. Iâ€™m sitting here wondering what on earth will be going on during those 4 h
Iâ€™m at that point now. Iâ€™m just tired of trying and donâ€™t think Iâ€™ll ever get there. I met with a weight loss surgeon last year who told me Iâ€™d be a better candidate for gastric bypass rather than the sleeve because with the sleeve I wouldn
So I finally have a consult appointment with a surgeon on June 8th so that I can discuss getting referred for a grant since my health insurance does not cover any form of WLS. I will have to pay for the consult out of pocket, but they said they won't
I've shared my story on here before about not having insurance coverage for WLS, but so desperately wanting it.
I'm still searching for other jobs that might offer insurance coverage for the surgery....but in the meantime I've contacted a loc
I'm a little bummed because I just recently sat down with my mother and told her about my decision to have WLS. I had been throwing the idea around to her before and I told her about how my insurance doesn't cover it etc. But this time I told her I w
Since I'm unable to get weight loss surgery anytime soon I figure I need to do something because it's so hard living like this. My joints hurt, my back hurts, I'm always out of breath, I sweat all the time, my blood pressure is high, nothing fits etc.
I guess I'm just a little bummed and looking for some positive vibes. I want so badly to be able to have WLS, but my health insurance doesn't cover any form of WLS whatsoever. I'm pretty much living paycheck to paycheck as it is so self pay just isn'
Hi, I'm new here and looking for all the information and advice I can get. I am very much interested in weight loss surgery as I am at my wits end with dealing with this weight. I'm currently 34 years old, 5'4" and weigh a massive 320 pounds, which i