Hi Roxxie2u - I am sorry to hear that your Lap Band surgery has not delivered the results you hoped to achieve. You may want to read my shareposts on the Pouch Rules for Dummies and Why Weight Loss Occurs from Obesity Surgery. There may be some useful information in thoses posts that will help you lose weight while you sort out your revision approval with your insurance company.
By and large, BCBS does cover gastric bypass surgery. However, the particular coverage depends on the plan that you have, and qualifying for this coverage depends on the plan's acceptance criteria, and how you measure up against that in the eyes of the reviewer making the determination.
Will your surgeon's office appeal the denial letter? Sometimes with insurance companies it takes persistence. It might be helpful if you can find out exactly why the insurance co finds that you no longer meet the criteria. Obviously, your surgeon finds that you do.
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