SMT Discover - Cosmetic Surgery for Health Reasons Most cosmetic surgeries are not covered by insurance or socialized medicine because they are not considered necessary to lead a healthy life. In most cases that is the truth because cosmetic procedures cure vanity, not an illness or health condition. There are some cases; however, where cosmetic surgery is required for health reasons. With the right documentation and prior approval, the procedure Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:10:40 UTC en