Best Bariatric Surgeons in Florida
Discover the Top Bariatric Surgeons in Florida with our hand-picked list. Narrow your search to the following regions:
Florida is home to 21.3 million people, a 1.5% increase from the previous year (data from 2018). $55,462 is the median salary of Florida residents. The number saw a 5.45% growth from the previous year, i.e. 2017. The median age of the residents is 42.2 years. Florida has a 1,376:1 ratio of patients to primary care physicians. This ratio represents a 0.218% decrease from the previous year. Compared to the neighboring states of Georgia and Alabama, the ratio of patients to primary care physicians is low in Florida, which is really good.
In 2014, the per capita personal healthcare spending in the state was $8,076. This was a 5.05% increase from the previous year, i.e. 2013. Per enrollee, Medicare spending on personal healthcare was $12,229 between 2013 and 2014. The Medicaid spending per enrollee was $5,175, while private health insurance spending per enrollee was $4,606.
Adult obesity rates across different counties of Florida ranges between 18.8% to 40.7%. The county with the highest adult obesity rate, i.e. 37.9% to 40.7% is Liberty county, with the average prevalence being 39.6%.
In terms of health coverage, Florida has a fairly high ratio of uninsured individuals at 12.9%. 38.4% of the population has employer coverage, 15.9% are on Medicaid, 14.3% on Medicare, 2.28% on military or VA coverage, and 16.1% have non-group health insurance. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of uninsured individuals in the state grew by 3.23%. 16.6% of the population in Florida did not visit a doctor in 12 months due to cost.
Top Bariatric Surgeons:
Flordia Weight Loss Surgery
Our missions is to help you discover the top weight loss surgeons of Flordia. Below you'll find our hand-picked list of top bariatric surgeons in Flordia. Narrow your search to these regions in Flordia: Miami, Orlando, and Jacksonville.
1. EducationWe list only the most qualified bariatric professionals who have accreditations, awards, and licensing.
2. ExperienceVast surgical experience in laparoscopic bariatric surgery and general surgery is a must. Must have the necessary practical experience for various weight loss surgeries.
3. EmpathySurgeons with the professionalism and empathy to provide the best service to those seek obesity treatments.
Dr. Beltre, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon with more than 22 years of experience. His area of expertise includes - laparoscopic..
Orlando Center for Metabolic & Obesity Surgery 106 Boston Ave, Suite 209 Altamonte Springs, FL 32701