FAQ

Do I need a referral from a GP?

Yes. A valid referral is necessary. This is so that you will be eligible for a Medicare rebate.

Do I need to have private health insurance?

No. It is not essential that you have private health insurance, however, the overall cost of surgery will be higher.

Does Superannuation cover surgery?



How long will I need to stay in hospital following bariatric surgery?


How long will I need off from work?

 

How much weight will I lose?

When can I start exercising again after bariatric surgery?

 

How soon can I drive?

Will I have to go on a diet before I have surgery?

What if I am from interstate? 

How can I find out if my private health insurance will cover my hospital costs?

If I am uninsured, what are my options?

Will I have to take vitamins and minerals after surgery?

What is dumping syndrome?

How much can I eat after surgery?

OBESITY & WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY ADELAIDE

386 UNLEY ROAD
UNLEY PARK SA 5061

(08) 7082 9220

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