How much does a colonoscopy cost? $600 or $16,000?

How much does a colonoscopy cost? $600 or $16,000?

(Updated 2022) How much does a colonoscopy cost? It can vary: from $600 to more than $5,400, or even triple that — depending on, among other factors, where it’s done (doctor’s office or surgical center?), what the lab fees are (as in, what they find to test), how long the procedure lasts, what your anesthesia is, is […]

Cost of a colonoscopy in California: Payments from $1,200 to $7,126.80

Summary: How much does a colonoscopy cost? From $0 to $7,240 in California, we learned from our PriceCheck community. Though preventive care is supposed to be covered under the Affordable Care Act, people are paying a lot for their colonoscopies, we learned — and the range of payments by insurers is surprisingly wide. CLICK HERE […]

How much does a colonoscopy cost? Another view…

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How much does a colonoscopy cost? Another view…

(Updated 2022) How much does a colonoscopy cost? We’ve written about this before several times, here and here and another outlet just wrote about it here. Here’s an interesting story about how a person’s plans can diverge from a provider’s plans. Here are a few paragraphs  from an excellent piece by Doug Thompson on iHealthBeat.com, […]

How much does a colonoscopy cost? Part 1

How much does a colonoscopy cost? Part 1

The consumer heading into a medical procedure rarely knows what it will cost. Quite often, the actual out-of-pocket figure isn’t known until the insurance company is done with its calculations, and sends the consumer (and the provider) a bill. That’s the routine, but it seems odd. The answer to “what does it cost?” might be […]