Best Bariatric Surgeons in Nashville
We reviewed all the Bariatric Surgeons serving the greater Nashville area, and picked the top picks based on experience, education, and empathy.
Nashville in Tennessee had a population of 0.693 million individuals in 2018. Davidson County, Tennessee, which includes the city of Nashville, is tackling obesity throughout the community, which is home to 626,681 residents. The adult obesity rate is 24.7% with an additional 37.4% of Davidson County adults being overweight.
The cost of weight-loss surgery in Nashville depends on a number of factors, including the hospital, the surgeon's fees, and the type of procedure. The average cost of lap-band surgery is $14,500, while gastric bypass costs an average of $23,000. The insurance covers part of the cost when certain conditions are met by the patient.
The Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin, TN region has 9.52%, uninsured individuals. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of uninsured individuals in the state grew by 8.82%. 13% of the population has non-group health insurance coverage, 12.7% are on Medicaid, Medicare covers 9.83% of the population, 1.51% are on military or VA coverage and finally, employer health insurance coverage is available to 53.5% of the population.
Top Bariatric Surgeons:
Nashville Weight Loss Surgery
Our mission is to connect you with the leading bariatric surgeons locally. We've hand-picked the top Bariatric Surgeons in the greater Nashville area based on our three phase methodology. Nearby cities: Memphis, TN 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
3. EmpathySurgeons with the professionalism and empathy to provide the best service to those seek obesity treatments.
Dr. English, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon and an Obesity Medicine doctor with more than 25 years of experience. He is a Bariatric/Weight..
Vanderbilt Weight Loss Center Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks 719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22200 Nashville, TN 37204