Do you just have 30 pounds or more to lose..
Pioneer Valley Surgical Associates has just the program for you. The LAP-BAND® is the only weight loss surgery that is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for people like you who have a BMI between 30 – 34.9 and have at least one co-morbid condition.
AM I A CANDIDATE?
Here are the requirements for the program.
- BMI must be between 30 – 34.99
- Must have one co-morbid conditions
- High Cholesterol
- Sleep Apnea
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WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO?
Unsure about the #LAPBAND System? It’s adjustable, customizable, and minimally invasive. #ItFits your lifestyle and your goals. Come in for a consultation and we can answer your questions: call Elizabeth at 413-736-3163 ext 324 or register below to be contacted by Elizabeth
Here are the program requirements.
- Meet with our registered nurse to enroll in the program
- Schedule your first consultation appointment with the physician
- Meet with our licensed registered dietician, licensed mental health counselor and registered nurse
- Meet with your primary care physician
WHAT DOES THE PROGRAM COST?
The program is all inclusive.
- Your office visits
- Your surgery including the facility, anesthesia and surgeon
- All band adjustments for the first year from the date of your surgery.
- The total progam cost is $10,600.00
WHAT DOES OBESITY COST YOU?
Studies have demonstrated that people with a BMI of 35 spend double in health care cost in comparison to someone with a BMI less than 30. Weight loss can reduce the possibility of developing diabetes, cancer and other life threatening diseases.
Overall obesity can end up costing you a healthy life!
IS FINANCING AVAIALABLE?
The LAP-BAND® System Financing Program in partnership with American Healthcare Lending. The program helps patients pay for out-of-pocket expenses associated with LAP-BAND® System procedures and aftercare from $2,000 to $100,000 through simple, low-interest installment loans.
Why Apply for the LAP-BAND® System Financing Program?
- Simple online process with an immediate decision
- Receive funds in your bank account in as little as five days
- Review your rate, payment, and term without affecting your credit score
- Loan terms up to 60 months
- Rates starting at 7.00% (starting APR for best borrowers)
- No down payment required
- No collateral required
- No prepayment penalties
- Access online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- Click here to apply
A patient who made the choice to have a healthier life would like to share her thoughts with you.
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