Pricing for Uninsured Weightloss Surgery

Brisbane Obesity Clinic performs several weight-loss procedures for uninsured patients such as:
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy / Gastric sleeve 
  • Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass / Gastric Bypass
  • Orbera balloon*
  • Abdominoplasty
Our patients also have the option to access their Superannuation to cover certain weight loss procedures. For more information click here

Gastric Sleeve Cost – Without Private Health Insurance

Surgeon Management Fee: $7,400
This includes: 
  • Surgeon 
  • Surgical Assistant
  • Follow-up with Dr Adib*
Additional fees to be expected:
  • Initial Dietitian Consultation:$160 includes Dietitian program post-op (12 months)
  • Anaesthetist $1,700
  • Wesley Hospital Fees & Pharmacy:$13,500**
  • Pathology & Radiology:$400 
Total Cost:$23,160
* Please note that it is the patient’s responsibility to ensure that they have a current GP referral for all of their follow-up appointments with Dr Reza Adib.
** This fee is based on a single item number and no complications.
Patients can access their Superannuation or a family member’s Superannuation to cover this expense. For more information click here

Gastric Bypass (Primary) Cost – Without Private Health Insurance

Surgeon Management Fee: $11,900**

This includes:

  • Surgeon
  • Surgical Assistant 
  • Follow-up with Dr Adib*

Additional fees to be expected:

  • Initial Dietitian Consultation:$160 includes Dietitian program post-op (12 months)
  • Anaesthetist: $1,700
  • Wesley Hospital Fee & Pharmacy: $13,500**
  • Pathology & Radiology: $400

Total Cost: $27,660

** This fee is based on a single item number and no complications. The price may vary depending on patients medical circumstances

* Please note that it is the patient’s responsibility to ensure that they have a current GP referral for all of their follow-up appointments with Dr Reza Adib.

Patients can access their Superannuation or family members Superannuation to cover this expense. For more information click here

Orbera Balloon Cost – Without Private Health Insurance

Surgeon Management Fee: $5,000
This Includes: 
  • Insertion AND removal of the Orbera Balloon performed by Dr Reza Adib
  • Purchase of Orbera Balloon Device
  • 12 months follow-up care with Dr Reza Adib

Additional fees to be expected:

  • Initial Dietitian Consultation: $160 includes Dietitian program post-op (12 months)
  • Anaesthetist: Approximately $800*
  • Hospital Fee: Day surgery only $800

Total Cost:$6,760 

*Please note that patients are unable to access Superannuation for the Orbera Balloon. 

Abdominoplasty Cost – Without Private Health Insurance

Surgeon Management Fee: $7,400
This includes: 
  • Surgeon 
  • Surgical Assistant
  • Follow-up with Dr Adib*
Additional fees to be expected:
  • Anaesthetist $1,800
  • Wesley Hospital Fees:$10,500**
  • Pathology & Medication:$350 

Total Cost:$20,050

* Please note that it is the patient’s responsibility to ensure that they have a current GP referral for all of their follow-up appointments with Dr Reza Adib.
** This fee is based on a single item number and no complications.
Patients can access their Superannuation or a family member’s Superannuation to cover this expense. For more information click here

Initial consultations for any bariatric procedure is BULK-BILLED with a valid referral and Medicare card. We provide our patients with an easy to follow Patient Guide outlining their pre-surgical requirements and the steps to follow. The Brisbane Obesity Clinic is dedicated to providing an easy, no fuss experience for our patients.  

Want to access your Superannuation to fund your out of pocket costs? Click here to find out more information!

http://brisbaneobesityclinic.com.au/index.php/costs/early-release-of-superannuation 

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