Barrett’s Oesophagus Life Insurance
If you have Barrett’s Oesophagus and have applied for Life Insurance, you may have been surprised to discover the increase the condition causes in insurance premiums, or even been refused cover altogether.
At Your Life Protected, we specialise in finding cover for those with pre-existing medical conditions, such as Barrett’s Oesophagus. Our experts will take the time to assess your unique situation and identify which Life Insurance provider can offer the most competitive cover for you.
Getting Life Insurance with Barrett’s Oesophagus
Barrett’s Oesophagus is caused by untreated Acid Reflux. The presence of stomach acid in the in the Oesophagus can cause it to thicken and become red in colour. In a small number of cases the condition can lead to Oesophageal Cancer, so all Life Insurance providers will look at your medical history in detail to make sure you attend all reviews as advised by your medical practitioner.
When processing an application, we will ask questions to gain a clearer understanding of your condition, such as:
- Have you ever required Laser Ablation surgery for the condition?
- Have you had this condition confirmed with one or more Endoscopies?
- Have you experienced any complications due to the condition?
- Are you taking any medication to control your symptoms?
If you have struggled to secure Barrett’s Oesophagus Life Insurance previously, or would like to find the best option for your circumstance, we’d love to help. You can either give our specialists a call on 01275 404 268, or submit an enquiry and we will be in touch to assess your situation.