Lindsay Engle

Lindsay Engle is the Medicare expert for MedicareFAQ. She has been working in the Medicare industry since 2017. She is featured in many publications as well as writes regularly for other expert columns regarding Medicare. You can also find her over on our Medicare Channel on YouTube as well as contributing to our Medicare Community on Facebook.

Does Medicare Cover Mammograms

Last Updated on October 13, 2020 by Lindsay EngleMedicare pays for an annual mammogram screening for beneficiaries ages 40 and up. Medicare covers necessary diagnostic mammograms and other types of testing. Part B covers mammograms at a doctor’s office, outpatient imaging center, or other outpatient facilities. Costs will be different for screening mammograms than for…

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Medicare Coverage for Total Knee Replacements and Alternative Treatments

Last Updated on October 13, 2020 by Lindsay EngleMedicare covers total knee replacement surgery if the doctor deems it’s medically necessary. Medicare will also provide coverage for alternative treatments for knee replacement outside of surgery. The Medicare-covered alternative to knee replacements could include therapy, injections, or Durable Medical Equipment. Medicare may cover other knee replacement…

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What Erectile Dysfunction Drugs are Covered by Medicare

Last Updated on October 15, 2020 by Lindsay EngleMedicare coverage for erectile dysfunction prescriptions may have coverage under Part D. Most brand name medications for erectile dysfunction, such as Viagra, Cialis, and Levitra, are not covered under Part D. However, the generic versions have some coverage. Some Medicare Advantage plans that include prescription drug coverage…

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