How much does an upper arm lift cost?
The cost of an arm lift varies by surgeon, geographic area, and the technique used. Be sure to ask your surgeon what the approximate cost will be for your specific upper arm lift surgery during your consultation.
The average cost for an upper arm lift is: $4,675*.
*The above statistic comes from the 2020 Aesthetic Plastic Surgery National Databank Statistics, which were compiled using Aesthetic Neural Network (ANN) data from 288 participating plastic surgery practices across the US. This number only reflects standard procedure costs (surgeon and facility fees) and may not include other fees for anesthesia, medical tests, prescriptions, surgical garments, or other miscellaneous costs related to your procedure.
Does insurance cover an upper arm lift?
Because an upper arm lift is elective cosmetic surgery, insurance does not cover these costs. Many surgeons offer patient financing plans to make the procedures more affordable.
If your brachioplasty is one of several aesthetic plastic surgeries following bariatric surgery and massive weight loss, there is a small chance that it may be covered. Be sure to check with your insurance company on what costs they cover before your surgery.
What should I consider when evaluating the cost of an upper arm lift?
Choose your surgeon based on quality, training, and experience—not cost.
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