Insurance & Financial Options

Dr. Teixeira currently accepts the following insurance plans:

Aetna

Aetna USHC

Affinity

Amerigroup

Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Cigna Healthcare

Fidelis

First Health

GHI

Great West

Healthfirst

Healthnet

Healthplus

HIP

Horizon

Local 1199

Magnacare

Medicaid

Medicare

Metroplus

Multiplan PPO

Neighborhood

NY Hotel Trade

Oxford

United Healthcare

Vidacare

Wellcare

Please fill in the white boxes below to see how your current out of pocket expenses compare to the cost of bariatric surgery.


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Food
Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends $6,100 annually on groceries and dining out. Approximately, how much do you spend per month on groceries and dining out?

I am spending about per month on groceries and dining out.  
Prescriptions
Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends $700 annually on prescription co-pays. Approximately, how much do you spend per month on prescription co-pays?

I am spending about per month on prescription co-pays.
Out-of-Pocket Health Expenses
Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends $2,500 on out-of-pocket healthcare expenses each year.
Out-of-pocket healthcare expenses include:
  • Over the counter drugs/remedies such as glucosamine, snore relief remedies, ibuprofen, etc.
  • Co-pays for doctor office visits
  • Co-pays for lab work
  • Co-pays for specialists
  • Co-pays for physical therapist/allied health professionals
I am spending about per month on out-of-pocket healthcare expenses.
Weight Loss Programs
Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends $700 annually on non-surgical weight loss programs.
Examples of non-surgical weight loss programs include:
  • Jenny Craig
  • Lindora
  • Weight Watchers
  • Nutri-systems
  • Curves
I am spending about per month on non-surgical weight loss programs.