We provide this service in collaboration with other professionals.
To keep up with latest technology, we currently facilitate referrals to centers of excellence for this procedure, such as Cedars-Sinai and UCLA.
Whether you actually need capsule endoscopy, and to understand the procedure’s risks and alternatives, you would need a formal evaluation first.
Most insurances need a prior authorization or notification to pay for the service.
Most insurances, including Medicare, require an endoscopy and colonoscopy before paying for capsule enteroscopy.
Please discuss these facts with your doctor during the visit.