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The LAP-BAND®  procedure could change your life!
Tired of being overweight and unhealthy?
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Insurance Approval for the LAP- BAND® System
•  Review your insurance policy to see if weight
    loss surgery is excluded.
•  Ask your primary care physician  to send a letter
    referring you to Dr. Glenn A. Griffin.
•  Fill out a consent form allowing Dr. Griffin's office
   to send your medical information to your insurance
   company.
•  Obtain copies of your medical records from your
    primary care physician and other health care
    professionals who have treated you – either for
    your obesity or for its related health problems.
•  List all of the weight loss efforts you have tried
    and failed in the past 5 years.
•  Get receipts and copies of your records from
    all commercial weight loss programs you have
    attempted.
•  Be patient.
•  Investigate other available financing options in
    case your approval is declined.