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Will my insurance cover laser hair removal?

Dr. Doris Day, MD
Dermatology
I have never been able to get any insurance to cover the cost of laser hair removal, even when there is what I consider to be a medical necessity for the treatment.

Probably not. Medical insurance does not typically cover laser hair removal. However, check with your insurance company to be sure.

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