reconstructive surgery: back to be you

Written by: Dr. Agustín Granado Tiagonce
Edited by: Top Doctors®

There is a part of plastic surgery is usually covered by medical societies.

Many people what kind of interventions are asking are these, well, in today's article we told him that type of reconstructive surgery performs Tiangonce Doctor Granado and his team and why it is so important to their work.


reconstructive surgery

surgical tools After a skin tumor or a melanoma, a burn, a facial paralysis; after an accident, a breast cancer with removal of a breast or both, or even in case of postpartum sequelae, the only possible formula in many cases is the partial or total reconstruction of the area that has suffered the damage.

Dr. Granado Tiagonce and his team have spent years dedicating itself, among others, such interventions and helping to improve the functionality and appearance of many patients.

This type of reconstructive surgery, repair damaged areas of the body, sometimes reaching perfection.


Surgeries that health insurance cover

As we have mentioned before, in many cases of reconstructive surgery mutual insurance covers expenses, but there are certain conditions that must be met. The most important thing is to know what surgery is considered medically necessary.

Medical societies always want to know why the patient wants to undergo the procedure, realizing you the following questions:

  • Is surgery used to restore functionality of the area?
  • To alleviate the pain?
  • For an aesthetic improvement?

In general, procedures will be covered only if medically necessary. An example might be breast reconstruction after a mastectomy performed for breast cancer.

Moreover, the coverage costs and coverage levels vary depending on the procedure, the size and severity.

Patients should always consult your coverage options with society before seeing a specialist in Plastic Surgery for the first time.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dr. Agustín Granado Tiagonce
Plastic surgery

Doctor Cum specializing in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Laude. Dr. Agustin Granado Tiagonce has formed internationally and has authored numerous articles published in national and international journals. Currently he is Head of the Unit for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Hospital Nisa Pardo de Aravaca.

He has over 25 years of experience and is a member of various associations as SECPRE, Ispas And ASAPS. He is an honorary professor at the Complutense University of Madrid.


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