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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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I have a large hiatal hernia. I am extremely obese

I have a large hiatal hernia. I am extremely obese with a bmi of 50. The surgeon said I need to have gastric bypass done as well as hernia repair. My insurance won't approve gastric bypass because I don't have diabetes or need joint replacement of my hips, knees, or ankles. The surgeon won't fix the hernia without having gastric bypass what am I supposed to do?
Thu, 25 Oct 2018
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