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General Help

If you are experiencing any issues using ObesityCareProviders.com, Powered by the Obesity Action Coalition (OAC), please feel free to contact us at ocp@obesityaction.org and provide a brief description of the issue.


User Questions

How do I find a healthcare provider on ObesityCareProviders.com?

To locate a provider on ObesityCareProviders.com, click on the “Home” link in the top navigation, enter your zip code, choose the specialty of the healthcare provider and click “search”.

Can I search for a healthcare provider by name?

No, ObesityCareProviders.com is a zip code-based searchable database. You are not able to locate providers by name at this time.

Will the healthcare provider accept my health insurance?

While some listings may provide information on insurances contracted by the provider, the OAC recommends you contact the provider and confirm that the provider accepts your insurance plan.

Does the healthcare provider perform all types of bariatric surgery?

While the OAC does our best to ensure all information is correct in listings, we recommend you contact the bariatric surgery practice to learn more about services provided.

How do I become a member of the Obesity Action Coalition and get helpful resources for my weight and health?

To learn more about the OAC, please visit www.ObesityAction.org.

How often is information updated on this website?

The OAC updates our database on a monthly basis.

I had a bad experience with a healthcare provider I found on here. Whom can I speak with about this?

If you had a negative experience with any healthcare provider listed on ObesityCareProviders.com, please email the OAC at ocp@obesityaction.org with a detailed description of the situation. The OAC strives to ensure all healthcare providers listed in our database are providing quality care to their patients.


Healthcare Provider Questions

I submitted a change to my listing. How long does it take for that to update?

Updates submitted to ObesityCareProviders.com will be completed in 5-7 business days.

How do I remove my listing from this website?

To remove your listing, please contact the OAC at ocp@obesityaction.org. Please provide your full listing information to be removed.

Does this website accept advertising?

No, ObesityCareProviders.com does not accept advertising.