Ipswich Bariatric and General Surgery


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Pricing

Surgical Fees

Bariatric Surgery

All Bariatric surgery will be no-gap billed to your respective health fund.
There will be a facility fee that is not claimable depending on the operation of choice, but it enables you to have LIFETIME bulk-billed follow up consultations.

Laparoscopic Gastric Band                    $1000
Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy       $1500
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass                 $2250

Gastric Band Removal                             NO Gap

Please note the above prices do not include specialist surgeon, physician or dietitian consultation fees.

Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy
All no-gap billed direct to your health fund with no out of pocket expenses

General Surgical Procedures
All no-gap billed direct to your health fund with no out of pocket expenses

Please note an Anaesthetic fee may apply to all the above and will need to be discussed with the Anaesthetist prior.

Self-Funding Patients

This is difficult to assess as hospital fees are variable but the self funded cost for a Gastric Sleeve or Bypass is approximately $14500 – $14800. This includes all surgical, anaesthetic and hospital costs. Again all surgical follow-up is bulk billed.
Medicare claims are applicable to self-funding patients ranging from $849.55 for a gastric band or gastric sleeve to $1045.10 for a gastric bypass.