What is a cranial prosthesis?
Also to know is, does insurance cover cranial prosthesis?
Most insurance companies will cover between 80-100% of the cost for your full cranial prosthesis and will allow you to receive one cranial prosthesis per year for medical hair loss. Depending on your insurance, your prosthesis may also be a tax deductible medical expense.
Likewise, what is the CPT code for cranial prosthesis? The item “Cranial Hair Prosthesis” Diagnosis Code. NPI Code. The billing HCPCS codes: S8095 and A9282.
Additionally, what is a prosthetic hair piece?
The term 'hair prosthetics' is used for custom wigs made especially for those who have lost their hair as a result of medical condition (like alopecia) or treatments (like chemotherapy). It is a hair piece made as per the requirements of an individual and suitable for sensitive skin of a patient.
What is a medical grade wig?
Wigs for cancer patients or medical wigs, are specifically made for those experiencing hair loss from chemotherapy, cancer treatment, alopecia, medications or other forms of illness. The variety of medical wig styles available can help one regain his or her unique style, personality, and confidence.