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My son has a severe case of Gynecomastia. s pediatrician

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My son has a severe case of Gynecomastia. His pediatrician recommended him for corrective surgery through their Plastic Surgery Group. They denied his recommendation. I appealed but never heard back. As a result I researched until I found an excellent dr near our home who specialized in Gynecomastia in youth and adult males. The surgery cost me $20,000. I am divorced from my son's father. Since we are to equally share medical costs for bills not covered by insurance I requested that he assist. When I took him to court for a child support modification I included the costs for the medical bills. He said he does not believe in plastic surgery ( it really is corrective surgery for this condition but only plastic surgeons have been trained in this field) . As a result he has not paid anything toward the costs. Should I hire a lawyer to help me with this?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Olivia Kent replied 1 year ago.

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