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... 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)
... 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)

... 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)
... The insurance company should have criteria set forth to determine if something is "medically necessary". ... (3 replies)
Breast reduction
Feb 16, 2009
... what insurance will pay for breast reduction (1 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. Every plan is different, some exclude BR all together yet some people have successfully appealed with the "medical necessity" argument. ... (3 replies)
... Each insurance company is different and they do not all require chiropractic care. ... (3 replies)
... A physician will likely have to prove that the surgery is medically necessary for the insurance to incur the costs of the procedure. ... (3 replies)
... First you need to find a board certified plastic surgeon. YOu also need a few chiropractic visits and then they will review and approve or deny. I just got mine approved within a matter of 2 weeks. I have only been going to the chiro since the end of July. ... (3 replies)
... but the expense is due to the broad scope of treatments and physicians that will be available to me. Many HMO are very restrictive, thus the monthly cost is lower. ... (1 replies)
Breast reduction
Feb 22, 2009
... It all depends on the exact insurance policy under which you are covered. ... (1 replies)
... he works for the state, so big company. great coverage... ... (1 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)
... which would cover breast reduction surgery. Whether or not they will cover the surgery for ME is dependant upon if I meet the criteria. You will want to ask about any waiting periods or exclusionary periods, and then ask about the benefits "is the surgery subject to my deductible? ... (2 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)
... I cannot answer your question either but I thought I'd share that I'm going through the same process, trying to get a reduction covered by my insurance. They are definitely making me jump through hoops....but I'm just a jumpin' away. ... (2 replies)
... first post and i am computer eleterit so beer with me. I am 51 years old and i am a size 38 M. I have been to the my pc and was told br would be a good option for me. I was given a refferal and went to see him . ... (4 replies)
... cument document and document...complain, fill presciptions, complain some more...filling the prescription is vital. They track this through pharmacy's. Your HMO will be forced into paying for the surgery... ... (15 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)

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