Second surgical opinions
in some cases for surgery that isn’t an emergency. Medicare also will help pay for a third opinion if the first and second opinions are different.
You pay 20% of the
. The Part B
applies. If the second opinion doesn't agree with the first opinion, you pay 20% of the Medicare-approved amount for a third opinion.
A second opinion is when another doctor gives their view about your health problem and how it should be treated.