/ FAQs/ Can I be compensated if I require plastic surgery after an accident?
August 14, 2015 Social Share
If plastic surgery is medically necessary after an accident, then yes, you may be compensated for the surgery like you would any other medical expense.
Plastic surgery is generally seen as an elective procedure, one that people undergo for aesthetic reasons. However, in some cases, an individual may require plastic surgery to reconstruct a body part or an area of skin that was damaged in an accident.
Some examples that require plastic surgery after an accident:
Consider these important factors to determine whether you qualify for compensation for plastic surgery:
Keep in mind that every accident and injury is different. Speak with a personal injury lawyer to determine what losses are compensable in your case. Be sure to bring any medical records to your consultation to get a better evaluation.
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