How much does a Penile Prosthesis Cost?
October 28, 2020
In dealing with healthcare and insurance companies, one of the most frustrating and commonly asked questions involves whether or not a procedure is covered and what costs are. With regards to erectile dysfunction treatments and penile prosthesis implants, the fortunate and most straightforward answer is that Penile Prosthesis or Implant placements are in fact, covered by Medicare and major insurances.
With this said, not all insurance companies will follow suit. If you have ED (erectile dysfunction), it is important for you to establish care and communication with your primary practitioner or urologist to discuss options. To find out how much a penile prosthesis or implant would cost you and to find out what is covered by insurance, the answer is as simple as contacting your urologist’s office to find out. Other options including pills and injections can also be discussed costs can be ascertained in a similar manner.
What if I am not old enough to qualify for medicare or what if insurance does cover a penile implant?
In these cases, hope is not lost. There are package pricing options available from most urologists office which bundle in the implant, surgeon’s fee, surgical center fee, and anesthesia fee. This price may typically run from $12,000 to $19,000 depending on your surgeon or facility. No-interest payment plans may also be offered as well.
At Austin Urology Institute, we offer the most competitive pricing packages in the Austin and Greater Austin Area. If you have questions regarding ED, ED Treatment, or pricing, do not hesitate to reach out to discuss your options with a urologist.