Finding a Good Gastric Bypass Surgeon in Nebraska
Nebraska is the home of some 1.8 million people who are served by 88 hospitals scattered across the state’s 77,421 square miles. Of these hospitals, U.S. News and World Report Best Rankings says that the top three rated are Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Methodist Hospital also located in Omaha, and Bryan Medical Center located in Nebraska’s capital city of Lincoln. Nebraska Medical Center and Methodist Hospital are both high performing in eight procedures/conditions while Bryan Medical Center is high performing in seven.
There are two medical schools in Nebraska, both of which can be found in Omaha: The Creighton University School of Medicine and the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. In terms of healthcare workers, the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation reported that the state had 29,610 professionally active nurses in 2016. They also reported that in total Nebraska had 4,879 practicing physicians including 2,508 primary care doctors and 2,371 specialty doctors.
Top Cities for Gastric Bypass Surgery in Nebraska
Health Insurance in Nebraska
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.