Weight Loss Counselors
The Nutritional Health & Bariatric Surgery Center at University Hospitals offers dedicated insurance specialists to assist patients as they navigate through the insurance company requirements associated with weight loss surgery.
Preparing Paperwork for Approval
Our insurance specialists help patients by preparing the necessary paperwork that insurers require prior to approving coverage for weight loss procedures. Some of the required documents insurers require include:
- Surgeon evaluation
- Nutrition evaluation
- Psychological evaluation
- History of weight loss attempts
University Hospitals has partnered with GreenSky to offer financing options for patients who undergo bariatric surgery and gastric balloon procedures. Patients who are approved for financing can take advantage of the flexible payment plans and other resources offered through GreenSky. To learn more and to apply, visit the UH financing options page.