Allina Health Bariatric Centers follow the criteria of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery in patient selection and qualification.
You may qualify for weight loss surgery if you...
You are not eligible for weight loss surgery if you...
Determining your health insurance coverage worksheet
American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
Stacy Erstad, PA-C,
MPAS, Abbott Northwestern Hospital Bariatric Center and United Hospital Bariatric Center
To start your weight loss surgery journey, attend a free surgery information class.
Coverage for weight loss surgery varies by insurance company.
To understand your benefits, please call the customer service number on the back of your insurance card. It may also be helpful to ask the following questions: