Possible Medical Expenses

*Listing of Possible Medical Expenses These can be deducted from your gross income to determine VA benefit eligibility. *

  • Medicare Premiums deducted from Social Security
  • Supplementary medical insurance (Part B) under Medicare
  • Abdominal supports
  • Acupuncture service
  • Ambulance hire
  • Anesthetist
  • Arch supports
  • Artificial limbs
  • Back supports
  • Braces
  • Cardiographs
  • Chiropodist
  • Chiropractor
  • Convalescent home (for medical treatment only)
  • Crutches
  • Dental services Dentures
  • Dermatologist
  • Eyeglasses
  • Food or beverages prescribed by doctor for treatment of illness
  • Gynecologist
  • Hearing aids & batteries
  • Home health services
  • Hospital expenses
  • Insulin Treatment
  • Insurance premiums (medical)
  • Invalid chair
  • Lab tests
  • Lip reading lessons (in connection with disability)
  • Neurologist
  • Nursing services
  • Occupational therapist
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Optician
  • Optometrist
  • Oral surgery
  • Osteopath
  • Pediatrician
  • Physical examinations
  • Physician
  • Physical Therapy
  • Podiatrist
  • Prescriptions and drugs
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychoanalyst
  • Psychologist
  • Psychotherapy
  • Radium therapy
  • Sacroiliac belt
  • Seeing-eye dog
  • Speech therapist
  • Splints
  • Surgeon
  • Telephone/teletype for deaf
  • Transportation expenses (20 cents per mile)
  • Vaccines
  • Vitamins prescribed by doctor
  • Wheelchairs
  • Whirlpool baths for medical purposes
  • X rays

Note: Most medical expenses must be prescribed by a physician to be deductible from gross income for VA benefit qualification purposes.

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