Costs


We are a private facility and our surgeons work outside of RAMQ (non participating physicians within the meaning of the health act). This means that patients must pay all costs.

Consultation fees

Patient type Cost
New Patient Consultation (the new patient consultation is free for those who chose to have the surgery with us) $250
Returning Patient after 6 months post surgery: $100

Surgery fees

First time laparoscopic surgery Turn-key Cost
Lap Band Removal $ 12,000
Sleeve Gastrectomy $ 17,600
RY Gastric Bypass $ 19,000
Revision laparoscopic surgery Turn-key Cost
Lap Band Removal and Sleeve Gastrectomy $ 20,550
Lap Band Removal  and RY Gastric Bypass $ 21,500
Sleeve Gastrectomy to RY Gastric Bypass $ 20,800
Distalization of RY Gastric Bypass $ 19,550
Other Revision $ 20,730
These surgery costs include:
  1. All medical, surgical, anesthesia, nursing and support staff fees.
  2. Operating room rental and operating room supplies.
  3. Admission to an accredited hospital for observation after the surgery to ensure the patient’s safety.
  4. Pre-operative medical exam and verification of the medical file for safe surgery.
  5. Pre-operative tests (SMAC, FSC, Vit B12, Folic acid, Ferritine, HbA1c, Chest Xray, ECG).
  6. Pre-operative nursing  evaluation and teaching and Post-operative follow-up for 3 months.
  7. Pre-operative evaluation and teaching by a Bariatric Surgery trained dietician and Post-operative follow-up for 6 months.
  8. Pre-operative high protein low carbohydrate diet.
These surgery costs do not include:
  1. A $300 surcharge for BMI>50 kg/m2 (to cover the extra operating room time required to perform the surgery)
  2. A $300 surcharge for previous open surgery (to cover the extra operating room time required to perform the surgery)
  3. The Remote Monitoring Program provided by our Physimed partners.
When you compare fees to other clinics please be aware that we are the only ones that admit patients to a private hospital for their surgery as well as their post-surgery convalescence according to the CURRENT STANDARD OF CARE.

What about financing?

Many of our patients ask about financing and those that chose this option have found MEDICARD a medical finance company very accommodating. Visit them at medicard.com .