Northwest Houston Surgical Association

Insurance & Financing For Weight Loss Surgery

Insurance & Financing For Weight Loss Surgery in Cypress and Houston TXCoverage for weight loss surgery in Houston or Cypress varies greatly by insurance plan. Even when covered, most companies require certain documentation. Some of it we can provide, some we’ll need you to provide to us. We’ll bundle all of the information together and submit it to your insurance company on your behalf.


  • A Letter of Recommendation for surgery from your bariatric surgeon (we’ll provide)
  • Documented history of your weight for the past five years
  • Copy of your medical records if you have been under any form of diet with your primary care physician

Documentation of any conditions you have that are associated with obesity, such as hypertension, diabetes, sleep apnea or orthopedic problems. Letters in support of surgery from your primary care physician, surgeon, or any other specialist you might be seeing are particularly helpful.

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    Meet Our Doctors

    Dr. Fadner

    Dr. Fadner is fellowship trained in Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery and Bariatric Surgery and offers a wide range of general surgery operations to his patients.

  • Dr. Levia
    Meet Our Doctors

    Dr. Leiva

    A certified General Surgeon at the forefront of single incision and robotic general surgery. Dr. Leiva also has a special interest in primary and revision, advanced laparoscopic.

  • Dr. Amir
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    Dr. Amr

    As a highly skilled and fellowship trained weight loss surgeon, Dr. Amr is skilled in laparoscopic foregut surgery and bariatric (weight loss) surgery.

  • Dr. Ayyar
    Meet Our Doctors

    Dr. Ayyar

    Dr. Ayyar has pioneered minimally invasive surgery in the West and Northwest Houston area. His expertise in minimally invasive and endocrine surgery allow him to perform parathyroid operations.

Mail or fax your documents to:

NHSA-Bariatrics Department

Cypress, TX 77429

Fax: 713-426-3204

At our practice, Prosper Healthcare Lending is available to our weight loss surgery patients who are looking for financing in Houston or Cypress. We also offer BLIS insurance to cash patients.

All major insurance is accepted. Please review the financing information for bariatric surgery in Houston and Cypress and one of our staff members will help go over this with you during your consultation. Feel free to contact our office with questions regarding your weight loss surgery financing.

When you meet with any of the Northwest Houston Surgical Association surgeons for a bariatric surgery consultation near Houston or Cypress, TX they will carefully consider what will help you attain the best possible outcome for you and your lifestyle. They will educate you until they are convinced that you understand the risks and benefits of weight loss surgery.

If you’re ready to improve your life, request a consultation online or call our office at 713-426-2400 for more information.

Obalon Balloon System Surgery

The Obalon Balloon System helps facilitate weight loss by taking up space in your stomach so you eat less.

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Gastric Band

As one of the more popular procedures, LAP-BAND® surgery gives patients the ability to control their weight by allowing them to feel fuller, sooner.

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Gastric Bypass

Gastric bypass is successful at helping patients achieve and maintain a healthier weight by using sectioning and malabsorptive techniques.

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Sleeve Gastrectomy

A sleeve gastrectomy procedure involves removing about 85% of the stomach and reshaping the remaining portion into a tube or sleeve.

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Duodenal Switch

The Biliopancreatic Diversion with Duodenal Switch (BPD/DS) is a popular procedure for small stomachs combining a lower form of restriction and a high level of malabsorption.

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