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I have A-Fib and the Dr recommends an Ablasion. Does Medicare cover this procedure.

Related Topics: Medicare, Ablation

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If you meet medical criteria for the procedure, yes, it would be covered. Work with your doctor to confirm and to obtain a referral for the procedure. That will likely be necessary in order to have it covered.

If you have a Medicare Advantage plan, the best place to start is by calling your insurance company to confirm what's covered. For traditional Medicare you can contact Medicare directly at 1-800-Medicare.

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