Insurance coverage for weight loss


Insurance Coverage For Medical Weight Loss

Most people that needed to lose weight had no choice but to spend a lot of money on expensive treatments. Not any more as W8MD Medical Weight Loss Centers decided to accept health insurance for the physician visits at most of it’s locations. This is made possible as insurances are now required by law to provide coverage for Obesity, thanks to the Affordable Care Act!

Did you know that the new Affordable Care Act Passed in September, 2010 mandates all insurances, including Medicare, to provide full insurance coverage for obesity screening and treatment for all adults without copays or deductibles? W8MD is one of the first obesity medicine program to work with all major insurances for this essential service and is available at W’eight’MD’s Pennsylvania, and New York City Locations. Call 1-800-W8MD-007 or visit http://www.healthcare.gov/news/factsheets/2010/07/preventive-services-list.html#CoveredPreventiveServicesforAdults

We accept over 20 major health insurances in greater Philadelphia area to help you lose weight or for sleep disorder management / internal medicine services includ

  • Aetna for weight loss and sleep disorders
  • Bravo Health for medical weight loss and sleep medicine
  • Cigna for physician weight loss and sleep medicine
  • Tricare weight loss and sleep
  • Keystone Mercy / Keystone first (Medicaid) sleep apnea and weight loss
  • Medicare weight loss Philadelphia sleep, weight loss and internal medicine
  • Personal Choice weight loss sleep and weight loss management

Other insurances we accept for sleep disorders, weight loss and internal medicine include

  • American Postal Workers Union
  • Americhoice
  • Amerihealth Administrator
  • Amerihealth HMO&PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Highmark BC/BS Affiliates
  • Horizon BC/BS Affiliates
  • GREATWEST-One Health Plan of PA
  • Keystone 65
  • Multiplan, Inc
  • Medicaid/ Medical Assistance – PA
  • Prudential Healthcare System
  • Teamster Health & Welfare Fund

For a full list of insurances for losing weight in Philadelphia and King Of Prussia

Testimonials

“I lost 75 lbs with W8MD and feel great. I managed to come off many medications and off CPAP for sleep apnea. My only problem is that I now need new cloths, a problem I will trade for carrying the weight any day” J.W.Smith, CPA

W8MD weight loss program reviews on Yelp:

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Wonderful doctor.  Speaks to me with respect and great knowledge on weight loss.  Fabulous results after 2 months, I’ve lost 30 pounds.  Highly recommend. – Mike B.

More weight loss success stories

Since this is a unique program that addresses the true causes of weight gain, and not an average weight loss clinic, we do get patients from far and near including from other states!  Call 1-800-W8MD-007 to learn more.

Please note your insurance coverage may vary based on your plan, deductibles and copayments, and other restrictions may apply! Please check with your insurance company for your coverage. Also read our weight loss disclaimer.