The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has developed a series of papers outlining the Society's position on recommended insurance coverage criteria for third-party payer coverage.

These papers are designed to assist third-party payers in addressing reimbursement issues for various "gray area" plastic surgery procedures, those that could be considered either cosmetic or reconstructive.

Gynecomastia Surgery

Published in 2015 These policy recommendations are based on the evidence based companion guideline for male breast reduction surgery.

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Ear Deformity Surgery

Published in 2015 These policy recommendations are based on the evidence based companion guideline for ear derformity surgery.

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Reduction Mammaplasty

Published in 2011 These policy recommendations are based on the evidence based companion guideline for reduction mammaplasty.

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Reduction Mammaplasty Sample Appeal Letter

Fat Grafting to the Breast

Posted in 2016 These policy recommendations are based on the companion guideline for Post-Mastectomy Fat Graft/Fat Transfer.

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Archived Insurance Recommendations

Archived Insurance Reccomendations are not accessible to the public, but ASPS members may download and view the documents after entering their ASPS login credentials.

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