Tummy Tuck Q&A
Coverage + Tummy Tuck
My insurance approved a surgery for me using ICD9-CM Code 728.84 (Diastasis of Muscle). There is a Procedure Code of 15847 with a description of: EXC... READ MORE
I'm going on a cruise 7wks after a TT I'm healing really well,can I cover my tummy area an use a sunbed before I go. I don't plan to spend any length... READ MORE
Will my Insurance Pay for my Tummy Tuck? READ MORE
I had a hystrectomy when I was 31. Then they had to go back in a year later to remove the last ovary. Since this I have always had a constant struggle... READ MORE
What are the reasons a Tummy Tuck would be covered by Medicare? How do a person find out if they qualify? Do they call medicare or will their doctor... READ MORE
I Had a Gastric Bypas 6 Yrs Ago and Had About 5 Umbilical Hernias, and I Now Have Another. Will Insurance Cover?
I've had gastric bypass surgery 6 yrs ago and had umbilical hernia's since now I'm having surgery again. Since I have so much scar tissue... READ MORE
I Have Lost Nearly 60 Lbs, and Have a Very Large Amount of Skin Hanging Over, Would Insurance Help with This?
I have lost nearly 60 lbs, and have a Huge amount of abdominal skin hanging down. Makes my shoulders and back ache, have constant issues with yeast,... READ MORE
I had my bypass in 2001. Even after childbirth, I have managed to keep off the 100 lbs that I've lost 9 years ago. I'm just wondering if there have... READ MORE
I had a hernia when i was younger & i've had a cesarean and i was wondering if i met the criteria for a tummy tuck on the nhs? READ MORE
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My question is does insurance pay for anything if u want a tummy tuck or mini tummy tuck? My insurance is GHI. If insurance does pay anything what do... READ MORE
If i can find a doctor who at least lets medi-cal cover for some surgery it would be great and i can just cover the rest out of pocket. im healthy and... READ MORE
I've just left hospital this morning 4 days post tummy tuck. The nurse took off the dressing and didn't replace it
I've just left hospital this morning 4 days post tummy tuck, the nurse took of the dressing and didnt replace it, should it still be covered? READ MORE
I know insurance companies do not cover abdominoplasty. However, will they cover a medically necessary panniculectomy, along with facility (OR)... READ MORE
What is the criteria I would have to have to be deemed medically necessary for a tummy tuck needed from gastric bypass?
I called my insurance for benefit coverage about a brachioplasty and a tummy tuck. They said the arm lift is not covered but they said a tummy tuck is... READ MORE
I am 36 and had to have a full Hysty at 27yrs old. I now have a huge over hang of skin at my scar and pain on my incision line if pressed on. I don't... READ MORE
I am 2 weeks post my tummy tuck. I would like to reduce the tension on my scar as much as possible and wanted to know if my binder should also cover... READ MORE
Will Medicare cover a Tummy Tuck caused by the treatment for a Factor VII inhibitor with a weight gain and loss of 85 pounds?
By September 2009 I spent 5 months in a hospital bed somewhere. Massive amounts of steroids and chemotherapy, and pain left me wheelchair bound I have... READ MORE