Cost of Surgery


Food

Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends Rs 6,100 annually on groceries and dining out. Approximately, how much do you spend per month on groceries and dining out?

I am spending about per month on groceries and dining out.

Prescriptions

Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends Rs 700 annually on prescription co-pays. Approximately, how much do you spend per month on prescription co-pays?

I am spending about per month on prescription co-pays.

Out-Of-Pocket Health Expenses

Based on research, a seriously overweight person spends Rs 2,500 on out-of-pocket healthcare expenses each year.

Out-of-pocket healthcare expenses include:

  • Over the counter drugs/remedies such as glocosamine, snore relief remedies, inuprofen, etc.
  • Co-pays for doctor office visits
  • Co-pays for lab work
  • Co-pays for specialists
  • Co-pays for physical therapist/allied health professionals

I am spending about per month on out-of pocket healthcare expenses.

Weight Loss Programs

Based on research, a seriously overweight persons spends Rs 700 annually on non-surgical weight loss programs.

Examples of non-surgical weight loss programs include:

  • Jenny Craig
  • Lindora
  • Weight Watchers
  • Nutri-systems
  • Curves

I am spending about per month on non-surgical weight loss programs.