Is Male Breast Reduction Covered by Insurance?

Andover and Lowell, Massachusetts - Nashua, Salem and Manchester, New Hampshire


Gynecomastia is a condition in which accumulations of tissue or excess fat in the chest of males produces the appearance of feminine breasts. Sometimes brought about by hormonal changes, gynecomastia is an emasculating condition that is not always responsive to diet and exercise.

If you struggle with excessive breast tissue and would like to learn about male breast reduction, call our North Andover, MA office at 978-687-1151 or our Nashua, NH office at 603-882-2103 to schedule a consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. George Chatson today.

Paying for Male Breast Reduction

Is male breast reduction covered by insurance? Most likely not, but men in MA and NH struggling with gynecomastia have many options for financing their procedure. Contact Dr. George Chatson to learn more.Gynecomastia may be related to certain medical conditions. It may also, like all excessive fat accumulations, contribute to health issues and increase risks for certain diseases. However, male breast reduction is largely considered an elective procedure and is not covered by most insurance carriers.

Dr. Chatson understands how important it is to feel confident in your appearance. Self-confidence improves job prospects, encourages social interaction, and can even act as an impetus to leading a healthy and active lifestyle. To help men suffering from gynecomastia accomplish this, Dr. Chatson offers a number of financing options. If you are interested in male breast reduction but are concerned about costs, our patient coordinator will be happy to discuss all of your financing options during your initial consultation.

Male breast reduction is a safe and effective way to produce a toned and masculine appearance. To learn how this procedure can help you reach your goals, call us at 978-687-1151 or 603-882-2103 to schedule your initial consultation at our North Andover, MA or Nashua, NH office. Dr. Chatson is a board-certified plastic surgeon serving Andover, Lowell and surrounding areas of Massachusetts along with communities in and around Manchester and Salem, New Hampshire.