Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield has a variety of resources available for our patients. Talk to a member of your care team if you are looking for additional information.
Mentorship program (coming soon)
Learn the tips and tricks to make metabolic and bariatric surgery successful for you from your own mentor. Our mentors are past patients who have completed metabolic and bariatric surgery. Mentors can offer support and answer any of your questions before and after surgery. This program is free of charge.
Patient Assistance Center
Our patient assistance counselors are available to provide fee estimates and answer your questions regarding billing.
We find that connecting with other people like yourself helps as you go through your journey. This is why we offer both
support groups and a private Facebook group to offer support.
A team approach
Your care team includes your bariatric surgeon, a psychologist, registered dietitian, physician assistant and coordinator. Each member of your care team is part of a coordinated approach to your care and are available to answer any questions you may have.
Insurance Coverage for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Insurance coverage for metabolic and bariatric surgery is very complicated. The first step in understanding your insurance coverage for metabolic and bariatric surgery is by contacting your insurance provider and determining if metabolic & bariatric (weight loss surgery) is covered. Please review the insurance coverage worksheet to determine exactly what questions you should ask. If you have further questions about your coverage please contact our bariatric coordinator by calling 715-221-7422.