Dr. Bremner shares his knowledge and explains if medical insurance will pay for a lung transplant.
Read the full transcript »
Question: Will medical insurance pay for a lung transplant? Dr. Ross Bremner: We certainly would never do a lung transplant without knowing the patient has adequate health care coverage. Is a lung transplant process is fairly expensive and as long-term care includes expensive medications. So yes, these transplants are fully insured and insurance companies do cover them, and we ensure that that process is in place before we proceed.
Copyright © 2005 - 2014 Healthline Networks, Inc. All rights reserved for Healthline.