Will my Insurance Cover for Anesthesia and Hospital Stay?

I'm getting a septoplasty and a rhinoplasty. My insurance so far is covering 2/3's of the price of my septoplasty; however, I'm not too sure if my insurance will cover the fees for the anesthesiologist and hospital.

Doctor Answers 2


Always get your insurance coverage before any surgery.  The insurance company calls the shots and you are stuck with their approval.

San Diego Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Insurance Coverage for Surgery

In general, if a procedure is approved for coverage by an insurance company, the anesthesia and facility fees are covered minus your co-pay and deductable. To be sure, check with the hospital billing department.

Ronald Schuster, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon
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