Finding a Good Gastric Bypass Surgeon in Hawaii
Residents of Hawaii, also known as the “Aloha State,” have access to 24 hospitals including Castle Medical Center in Kailua, Hale Ho’ola Hamakua in Honokaa, Hawaii State Hospital in Kaneohe, and Hilo Medical Center in Hilo. Castle Medical Center and other medical centers do offer bariatric surgery options to patients electing to undergo weight loss surgery.
Hawaii has one medical school, the University of Hawaii at Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine located in Honolulu. The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation reported that as of 2016, Hawaii had 2,670 professionally active nurses. The foundation also reported that this island state had a total of 3,676 practicing physicians, including 1,801 primary care doctors and 1,875 specialty doctors.
Top Cities for Gastric Bypass Surgery in Hawaii
Health Insurance in Hawaii
The following insurance companies may cover gastric bypass surgery. However, patients considering gastric bypass surgery should contact the insurance company to discuss their policies and coverage details.
- Hawaii Medical Service Association
- Kaiser Foundation Health Plan