The cost of gastric bypass surgery at Wakefield is $33,000 - $40,000.
This covers:

- All hospital costs
- Surgeon and anaesthetist fees
- Additional tests required while in hospital
- A contingency fee to cover the cost of any complications arising from the surgery
- All routine follow-up visits

Currently, Southern Cross Medical Care Society is the only New Zealand health insurer who will assist with the cost of a gastric bypass operation. They may contribute up to $7,500 depending on your policy and providing you have held the policy for at least 3 years.

The fixed price agreement of $33,000 - $40,000 does not include the two pre-operative consultations which cost $250 each.

  Bookmark this page in your web - Costs