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Do health insurance companies cover breast lift surgery?

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Most breast lifts are considered cosmetic surgeries, so health insurance companies usually don't cover them unless they're done as part of a mastectomy reconstruction.

Check with your health insurance company in advance so you're clear on what costs you'll need to pay.

From: Breast Lift Surgery WebMD Medical Reference

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American Society of Plastic Surgeons: "Breast Lift Surgery."

Medscape: "Breast Mastopexy."

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on January 15, 2018

SOURCES:

American Society of Plastic Surgeons: "Breast Lift Surgery."

Medscape: "Breast Mastopexy."

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on January 15, 2018

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