Insurance typically does not cover tuberous breast surgery
Insurance companies typically do not cover surgery to correct tuberous/tubular breast deformity. Although it is a deformity and can affect self-esteem, it is not life threatening. Correction is performed to improve cosmetic results and is not considered medically necessary.
That being said, surgery can make a huge difference in the appearance of the breasts and your self-perception. Surgery generally involves release the tight band at the base of the breast that causes the...