Best Bariatric Surgeons in Illinois
Discover the Top Bariatric Surgeons in Illinois with our hand-picked list.
Illinois features a median age of 38.3 years, amongst a population of 12.7 million, and a median household income of $65,030 (as of 2018). The median household income saw an increase of 3.24% from the previous year, while the population declined by 0.476%. The patient to primary healthcare physician ratio is significantly lower, compared to the neighboring states of Illinois, including Kentucky, Indiana, Missouri, and Iowa.
The patient to clinician or primary healthcare physician ratio in the state of Illinois is 1,240:1. It is a 0.322% decline from the previous year. In 2014, the average or per capita spending on healthcare, in Illinois, was $18,262. The number showed a 4.44% improvement from the previous year. Personal healthcare spending per Medicare enrollee is $11,116.
In the case of Medicaid, the per enrollee personal healthcare spending is $4,959. Private insurance spending (per enrollee) on personal healthcare is $4,875.
The adult obesity rates in different counties of Illinois range between 23% to 37.3%. Stephenson County has the highest rate of adult obesity, ranging between 34.5% to 37.3%.
Depending on the procedure, the average cost of bariatric surgery in the state starts from $14,000. Medicaid covers bariatric surgery if the patient meets the set criteria and does not have any health issues that are a barrier to the surgery.
6.81% of Illinois’s population does not have health coverage. 93.2% of the population is insured, 0.901% is covered by military/VA plans, 10.6% relies on non-group plans, 11.7% on Medicare, 17.7% using Medicaid, and 52.3% covered by employee plans. In Illinois, 11.2% of the adults did not see a doctor in 12 months due to the cost involved.
Top Bariatric Surgeons:
Why these Illinois Bariatric Surgeons?
Our missions is to help you discover the top weight loss surgeons of Illinois. Below you'll find our hand-picked list of top bariatric surgeons in Illinois. Narrow your search to these regions in Illinois: Chicago Bariatric Surgeons.
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.