Best Bariatric Surgeons Pennsylvania
As of 2018, Pennsylvania was home to 12.8 million residents. The median household income was $60,905. It displayed a 2.89% growth from the median household income in 2017. Patients to primary care physician ratio in Pennsylvania was 1,232:1 in 2018, a 0.326% increase from the previous year. Compared to neighboring states of West Virginia, Ohio, and Delaware, the ratio is impressively low. Yet, it is higher than that in New York, New Jersey, and Maryland. As of 2014, the average Medicaid spending in personal healthcare, per enrollee, was $9,407. Average spending on personal healthcare from private insurance (per enrollee) was $4,634. Average Medicare spending on personal healthcare, per enrollee, was $11,243. The total average personal healthcare spending in 2014 was $9,258, in the state of Pennsylvania. This was a 4.29% increase from the previous year, i.e. 2013.
The adult obesity rates range between 22.2% to 39.3% across counties in Pennsylvania state. The highest prevalence of adult obesity in Pennsylvania is in the Clearfield country, with the rate being 35.9% to 39.3%. The cost of bariatric surgery in Pennsylvania starts at $15,00, depending on the procedure opted for.
5.49% of the population of Pennsylvania has no health coverage. Between 2016 and 2017, the rate of uninsured individuals declines by 2.48%. Out of the total population, 51.2% have employer-provided health coverage. 16% of the population relies on Medicaid, 13.9% on Medicare, and 12.5% on non-group health insurance. The percentage of adults who haven’t seen a doctor within the past 12 months is 11.1%. This is primarily due to the cost of healthcare.
Top Bariatric Surgeons:
Pennsylvania Weight Loss Surgery
Our mission is to connect you with the leading bariatric surgeons in Pennsylvania. We've hand-picked these top weight loss surgeons in Pennsylvania. Find Bariatric Surgeons in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.
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.
3. EmpathySurgeons with the professionalism and empathy to provide the best service to those seek obesity treatments.