Medicare, MediCal, private insurers and HMO’s offer some Post Mastectomy products in most health insurance coverage plans. Insurance companies usually allow a woman that has had a mastectomy a prosthesis every one to two years and four to 6 bras annually.
Silhouette is contracted with most insurance companies. You will be informed of your availability prior to your fitting so that you can make informed decisions regarding products and product upgrades.
Support garments that would assist a woman immediately following breast surgery are considered medically necessary by your physician and are covered by insurance. Check with your insurance company, since coverage may vary by policy.
To make things easier for you, here are the insurance companies that we are contracted with:
Delta Health Systems
Health Net PPO
Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans
TriWest / TriCare
Blue Cross Medi-cal
EHS & La Salle groups
Health Net Medi-cal
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