Does visitors heath insurance cover surgeries for pre-existing conditions?

Unfortunately, there is no visitors insurance plan that will offer coverage for planned treatments or preventative care physician visits. Any expenses related to an existing condition will be the patient's responsibility. For coverage related to any new sickness or injuries that occur after the policy's start date, please contact us at support@visitorscoverage.com for further recommendation.

Can't find the answer?
Ask one of our licensed travel insurance consultants

Ask An Expert
lowest price

Insurance rates are regulated by law.
You can't find the same insurance plan for a lower price anywhere else.

Similar Questions

Will visitors insurance cover treatment for an existing medical condition?

The plans that we offer are short term travel medical insurance plans which only provide coverage for new and unexpected sickness or injuries that occur after the policy goes into effect. As with all travel…

Can international travelers to the USA visit a doctor and get treatment…

Travel medical insurance covers only new and unexpected medical situations. Insurance does not offer any preventative care or planned consultation for already existing conditions. Read this to learn more: Pre-Existing Conditions for Visitors Insurance

Is bypass heart surgery considered a pre-existing condition? Does acute onset coverage…

All plans would only provide coverage for new and unexpected illness or injury. These would not cover for pre-existing conditions and related issues, preventive care, dental or vision. A pre-existing condition is defined as a…

Is cancer recurrence considered a pre-existing condition or acute onset of pre-existing…

Cancer is considered to be a chronic condition and is not covered under travel medical insurance. Typically, chronic and congenital conditions are excluded with travel medical insurance. Examples are high blood pressure, diabetes, and cancer.…

Why do visitors insurance plans not offer acute onset of pre-existing conditions…

Generally, travel insurance plans only provide acute onset of pre-existing conditions coverage up to age 69 because there is a higher chance of injury, illness and pre-existing conditions with people above 70 and it poses…

Which visitors insurance is best for Canadian citizens visiting USA with pre-existing…

Short term travel insurance plans generally only provide coverage for new and unexpected illness or injury that occurs after the policy goes into effect. These do not offer much coverage for pre-existing conditions, preventive care,…

Disclaimer

Information provided here in the form of Questions and Answers is for general purpose only and may not be current and accurate at all times. Insurance terms and conditions, benefits, and coverage are subject to change at any time. For this reason, it is possible that the information given here could be outdated or incorrect. VisitorsCoverage inc. assumes no responsibility or liability for the accuracy of these answers. Any use of the information on our website is subject to our terms and conditions and user agreement. It is recommend that you review the latest Evidence of Coverage and Plan Contract (Policy) for a detailed description of coverage benefits, limitations, and exclusions. Please read the Policy Brochure and Plan Details for complete and accurate information. Only the Terms and Conditions of Coverage listed in a particular policy are binding.