Duke Weight Loss Surgery Burlington
Duke Weight Loss Surgery Burlington
866-637-0711 Appointments

Duke Weight Loss Surgery Burlington

Type:Specialty Clinic

If you want to reach a healthier weight but haven't found success with diet, exercise or medication, you may be considering weight loss surgery. In addition to helping you lose excess body weight, weight loss surgery may also help you improve obesity-related conditions such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, sleep apnea and joint pain.

Clinic Hours

Closed Closed Closed 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Closed Closed Closed
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Kernodle Clinic West
1234 Huffman Mills Road
Burlington, NC 27215
Appointments 866-637-0711 Office 919-470-7000

Services

Our comprehensive services include evaluation, pre-surgical education, and post-surgical support. We offer guidance, care, and the support you need to choose the approach that is right for you, in order to help you achieve your weight loss goals.

At this bariatric clinic in Burlington, you may attend:

  • Free information sessions to learn about obesity and help you decide if weight loss surgery is right for you. These are scheduled periodically throughout the year. Check our events section to see the listings.
  • Your first patient evaluation
  • Appointments before and after surgery with your surgeon, physician assistants, nutritionist and psychologist.
  • Monthly support groups to help you face the challenges that may arise after surgery.How to get started with weight loss surgery

 

Learn more about having weight loss surgery at Duke.

Bariatric Surgery Options

 

Accepted Insurance

Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance carriers and transplant networks, including the ones listed below. Before scheduling your appointment, we strongly recommend you contact your insurance company to verify that the Duke Health location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network. Your insurance company will also be able to inform you of any co-payments, co–insurances, or deductibles that will be your responsibility. If you proceed in scheduling an appointment and your health insurance benefits do not participate with Duke, your out of pocket liability may be higher. We will contact you regarding your coverage and patient liability. If you are uninsured, learn more about our financial assistance policy.

Aetna
  • Aetna Choice POS, Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice HMO, Aetna Open Access Elect Choice
  • Aetna Health Network Only, Aetna Health Network Option
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Limited Benefit Insurance PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO Open Access
  • Aetna Medicare Plan (HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Premier Plan (PPO)
  • Aetna Medicare Prime Plan (HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Open Access HMO, Open Access Aetna Select, Aetna Open Access Select, Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna PCP Coordinated POS Plan
  • Aetna Quality Point of Service (QPOS)
  • Aetna Select HMO
  • Aetna Traditional Choice
  • Aetna Voluntary Indemnity Group Plan
  • Aetna Whole Health – Duke WakeMed WKCC
Ambetter
  • Ambetter of North Carolina
Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC
  • Blue Advantage
  • Blue Medicare (HMO, PPO)*
  • Blue Options (123, PPO, HSA)
  • Blue Select
  • NC State Employees Health Plan
  • *Duke HomeCare and Hospice does not participate in the plan.

CIGNA
  • Cigna Choice Plus
  • Cigna Open Access
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
Duke Group Plans
  • Duke Basic
  • Duke Select
First Health
Gateway Health Alliance
Gateway Health Plan
  • Gateway Health Medicare Assured Prime (HMO)
  • Gateway Health Medicare Assured Select (HMO)
Halifax Physician-Hospital Organization
Healthgram
Humana
  • Humana Choice (PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare (PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice (PFFS)
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
MedCost
Medicare
  • First Medicare Direct*
  • Medicare Part A
  • Medicare Part B
  • *This is for Wake County only.

MultiPlan / Private Healthcare Systems
NC Medicaid
  • NC Medicaid*
  • *Not all Duke locations and doctors participate in this plan. Please contact the location you will be visiting to determine what is accepted.

OneNet PPO
Optima Health
  • FAMIS
  • Optima Family Care (Medicaid HMO in VA)
  • Optima Individual & Family (On & Off Exchange Plans)
  • Optima Plus (PPO)
  • Optima Vantage (HMO)
TRICARE
  • TRICARE Extra*
  • TRICARE for Life*
  • TRICARE Prime*
  • TRICARE Prime Remote*
  • TRICARE Standard*
  • *Duke Primary Care does not participate with the plan.

United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete (HMO, PPO)
  • AARP Medicare Complete Essential (HMO)
  • All Savers Alternate Funding
  • All Savers Fully Insured
  • State Employee Health Plan (for retirees)
  • United Healthcare (HMO, PPO, POS)
  • United Healthcare Charter/Charter Balance/Charter Plus
  • United Healthcare Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Core/Core Essential
  • United Healthcare Navigate/Navigate Plus/Navigate Balanced
  • United Healthcare of the River Valley
  • United Healthcare Option PPO
  • United Healthcare Options PPO with Harvard Pilgrim
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Choice/Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Passport Connect Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select/Select Plus
  • United Medical Resources (UMR)

Our Providers

General Surgeon, Weight Loss Surgeon
4.47 out of 5 52 ratings, 8 reviews
919-470-7000
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About Us

Duke Weight Loss Surgery Burlington is conveniently located on the second floor of the Kernodle Clinic building adjacent to Alamance Regional Hospital.

Preparing For Your Visit

Getting Here

Kernodle Clinic West
1234 Huffman Mills Road
Burlington, NC 27215

Parking

There is a large parking lot with plenty of space. Parking is free.