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Old 07-03-2014, 06:53 PM
EliNoet EliNoet is offline
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Hello everyone,

I have a pws in my lower lip and chin. I had several laser treatments but my (half) lip looks swollen, so I will have corrective surgery in July. Now, I went directly to consult with Dr. Waner, and they requested pre-authorization to see what's and if something is coveredby my insurance. And no response yet. Should I go ahead with the surgery and hope for the best? Of course I will pay $xx beforehand to the doc, but what about other hospital costs etc?

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Elisa
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Old 07-04-2014, 11:14 AM
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Hi and welcome!

You should call your insurance company and make sure it's covered first. I'd hate to get surprised by a large bill from the hospital.

Missy
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Old 07-06-2014, 12:12 AM
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Hi Missy,

Thanks for your response!

Yes, you are right. I'll call on Monday to make sure. Actually I got a cheque in the mail today with more that 50% reimbursement for the first consultation with Dr. Waner, which I think is a good sign!

Elisa
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Old 07-06-2014, 02:07 AM
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That is a good sign! Good news!

Let us know how things go with you.

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