Basics of Gastric Lap Band

The gastric adjustable band, also known as the gastric lap band surgery, has become one of the leading weight loss surgeries in the world. The surgery has many benefits from making the patient get full faster and staying full longer, to showing improvement in health and weight loss.

The lap band cost can range from $15,000 to $18,000, and it’s covered by most PPO insurances. If a patient does not have insurance there’s also financing available through medical financing companies like Care Credit.

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