Weight Management Frequently Asked Questions
Does my insurance cover any or part of the Weight Management Program?
Depending on your specific insurance plan, different segments of the program may be covered. Most major insurance companies may cover your internal medicine, nutrition, psychology and lab visits at our center for your personalized weight management program.
If my insurance isn’t accepted, what are my payment options?
If you do not have insurance, or you have exclusions on your policy, you can take advantage of our easy payment plans or financing options. Our financing plans include low interest rates and low monthly payments. You may choose one of the following:
A) Self Pay - By investing in a weight management program to help better your life, you can increase your tax deductions, your medications, and doctor visits. This is savings you will see right away and best of all a huge return in the quality of life that you deserve for the long run. Flexible spending accounts may be used for copayments, office visits, personal training sessions or meal replacements.
B) Finance Package/Payment Plan - We offer financing options through Care Credit which offers 12 monthly installments with no interest. Additional special program may be available.
Will my Flexible Spending Account cover this program?
Patients may need to refer to their plan parameters to be sure weight loss is an eligible deduction on their plan. Some employers will offer matching funds for these plans as well. New patients should consult with their employer prior to joining the program. Parts of the program that you may be able to use your FSA for are: Internal medicine, psychology and fitness.