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... Insurance coverage for breast reduction is very dependent on the specific insurance plan under which you are covered. Every insurance company sells thousands of different policies, all with very different limitations and exclusions. The key to approval is that there must be medical necessity. ... (1 replies)
... I understand what you are going through with the back problems. I am actually in the process of trying to get my insurance to cover breast reduction as well. I'm 25 years old and a 32J. I have to special order all my bras. I'm allergic to the underwires so that basically takes away all the support. ... (2 replies)
... How to get your health insurance to pay for breast reduction? ... (2 replies)

... Each insurance company is different and they do not all require chiropractic care. ... (3 replies)
... Every insurance company sells thousands of different plans. So it's your specific health insurance policy booklet and the provisions within that will be important. ... (3 replies)
... he works for the state, so big company. great coverage... ... (1 replies)
... Hi Rachael, You will want to, if you haven't already, ask your insurance company what their criteria would be to cover the surgery. ... (2 replies)
... The insurance company should have criteria set forth to determine if something is "medically necessary". In some cases this may be a formula along with other remedies or treatment that was attempted prior to seeking the surgery. ... (3 replies)
... They key is to have your physician agree with you that it is medically necessary. My general physician agreed and sent me to a plastic surgeon for a consultation. The Plastic Surgeon was very good at creating a validating statement to send to the insurance company. ... (3 replies)
... or one pound. Your doctor should have given you a range in the consult. Also make sure you include any physical therapy or back pain meds you've received in the past and for how long. ... (2 replies)
... I am looking into getting a breast reduction surgery. I have heard from several people in the past that have had this type of surgery that their medical insurance company covered either all or part of the cost. ... (15 replies)
... Get a copy of the exact medical policy under which you are covered. Pay special attention to the exclusions and limitations as some plans will not allow Breast Reduction under any circumstances. You can seek to have it covered under plans like this, but it can be an uphill battle. ... (5 replies)
... Other things to consider regarding the insurance and wheter they will pay. Is your insurance through your company, is it group coverage. who is the Carrier is important, some are better at paying than others. ... (15 replies)
... My HMO paid.. and your dr's and their staff know how to get it to them. I went to my regular MD told him what I wanted... he said off the record... we do this and that, and I'll refer you to a back specialist and then we'll submit it... ... (15 replies)

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