REBECCA STEPHEN asks:
I had gastric by-pass surgery 4 years ago and I have lost 170 lbs. My problem is all the loose skin. From my feet to neck. Because I lost my job and I'm on Medicare, I can not find a doctor to remove the skin. What should I do ?
On: 02/26/2014 08:17 am
To doctors from: Indiana
Category: Skin (General)
DrEllenJanetzke on 02/26/2014 10:00 am wrote:
If the skin is causing medical issues, you should be able to at least have the panniculectomy. Most of the other procedures would be considered cosmetic and would not be covered by any insurance.