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What is the gross cost of wrist fusion surgery (not what

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What is the gross cost of wrist fusion surgery (not what insurance pays) including or services,med-surg supplies, implants,anesthesia,radiology, pharmacy, recovery room and all post op care including physical therapy. This surgery would include bone graft and plating.I also need all of the above costs for a mid foot fusion.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer.com

This is Dr. John and I will be helping you today.

I will be reviewing your question and will respond shortly.

I may need to ask a few more questions in order to best serve you.

Thank you for your patience.

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Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

I have a few more questions to ask, is that ok?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Sure.
Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

where do you live?
Cost of surgery is highly dependent on location.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Allentown PA
Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

There are a few websites that will give you the range of prices and then try to find a surgeon for you.

Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

https://www.newchoicehealth.com/wrist-surgery-cost and
https://healthcarebluebook.com/

are two can give you the range of costs. but the actual cost is set by the surgeon, anesthesiologist and the hospital or surgery center, so to get accurate cost, you would have to discuss with the surgeon

Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

Does that information help?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I am aware there are websites that have very general prices of the surgery but I need the total pricing with the specifics i listed.
Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

you would need to contact the surgeon directly then

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I prefer we do this online. If you can't help just let me know.
Expert:  Doctor John MD replied 1 month ago.

you are asking for information we do not have.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
ok.