Mayo Clinic's approach
- Collaboration. Mayo Clinic's plastic surgery team will take time to explain all your options and every aspect of your care, including cost and complications, and to address your questions and concerns. Mayo Clinic's plastic surgeons work closely with doctors from other specialties to offer patients comprehensive medical care to meet their reconstructive and cosmetic surgical needs.
- Expertise. Your tummy tuck will be done by board-certified plastic surgeons.
- Technology. Cosmetic surgery patients have access to the same world-class medical professionals, facilities and technology and the same level of service that is available to every Mayo Clinic patient.
Expertise and rankings
Your tummy tuck will be done by Mayo Clinic doctors specially trained in plastic surgery procedures.
Locations, travel and lodging
Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.
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Costs and insurance
Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people.
In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals, or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.
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Please contact your insurance company to verify medical coverage and to obtain any needed authorization prior to your visit. Often, your insurer's customer service number is printed on the back of your insurance card.
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