Finding a Good Gastric Bypass Surgeon in North Dakota
North Dakota is home to approximately 723,000 people and 40 hospitals. The best ranked hospital in the state is the Sanford Medical Center. It is located in the capital city of Bismarck. With 208 beds and 93 affiliated doctors, the hospital is rated as high performing in seven adult procedures/conditions. Just a few miles away, the second-highest ranked hospital in the state is CHI St. Alexius Health which is rated as high performing in four adult procedures/conditions. Located in Fargo, the third-highest ranked hospital is the Sanford Fargo Medical Center which is rated high performing in five adult procedures/conditions.
North Dakota is home to one medical school: the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, located in Grand Forks. As far as professional healthcare workers, the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation reported that in 2016, the state had approximately 1,000 primary care physicians and roughly 800 specialty doctors for a total of about 1,800 physicians statewide. The state also had more than 12,500 professionally active nurses.
Top Cities for Gastric Bypass Surgery in North Dakota
Health Insurance in North Dakota
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.
- BCBS of ND