Budgeting for Bariatric surgery

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Opting for Bariatric surgery can be a big decision when it comes to your finances. However, most often, bariatric surgery may reduce the direct and indirect costs of obesity and its related comorbidities. The appreciation of the final balance between financial investments and savings is critical from a health economic perspective.

Reviews of costs for bariatric procedures consistently demonstrate that the additional years of life gained through bariatric surgery may be obtained at a reasonable and affordable cost. In groups of patients with very high obesity-related health costs, like patients with type 2 diabetes, the use of bariatric surgery required an initial economic investment, but it may save money for most in a relatively short period of time.

Patients often stress about how they’ll afford the cost of weight loss surgery. But for the patients who look hard enough, bariatric surgery can be affordable. There are multiple payment options available to patients who just don’t have the necessary cash on hand. Many find that achieving a healthy lifestyle is worth more than the cost of surgery.

Loans are one option patients can turn to – SmartShape can connect you with 2 medical finance companies who can provide quotes within minutes so you know your options. You can find out more and get a quote in under 5 minutes From Paybright or Medicard.

Also, your medical expenses may be tax deductible. You can find out more about government medical credits you may be eligible for on our website.

Once you’ve found a payment option that works for you, you’ll be on your way to experiencing a renewed sense of health, confidence, and an improved quality and length of life. Paying for the surgery by yourself can be tough, but the tradeoff can be great. With the right payment options, bariatric surgery can be affordable.

For more help on financing your bariatric procedure at SmartShape, call our Program Advisors today at (888) 278-7952 or connect online at https://www.smartshape.ca/connect-today/