Surgery Plus

Surgery Plus is a supplemental benefit offered to Michaels Team Members enrolled in a BCBSTX medical plan.

For planned, non-emergency surgeries, Surgery Plus provides a personalized concierge experience through a dedicated Care Advocate as well as access to quality care through a network of credentialed health care providers. By using the Surgery Plus benefit, you may be able to save money through reduced financial responsibility.

Surgeon Quality

You have access to Surgeons of Excellence Network Surgery Plus Surgeons are:

  • Licensed
  • Board Certified
  • Saving Money on Healthcare
  • Screened for malpractice, sanctions & criminal records
  • Fellowship Trained

Full-Service Concierge

You have access to a dedicated care advocate throughout your health care journey to (1) Locate best fitting Surgeon of Excellence (2) Schedule timely appointments (3) Coordinate transfer medical records and (4) Schedule follow-up as necessary.

Covered Surgical Procedures

  • Knee
  • Hip
  • Shoulder
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Wrist & Elbow
  • Spine
  • General Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • GYN
  • Bariatric
  • Cardiac
  • ENT

Michaels waives your Coinsurance for your procedure, plus, travel is covered for you and a companion, as needed! Call your Care Advocate for more information. For more information and for the full list of available surgeries offered under the Surgery Plus benefit, visit or call 833-552-1694 to speak with a Care Advocate today.

Transparency in Coverage Information – If you would like would like to see pricing information for covered items and services for Surgery Plus network provider rates, click here. This URL link is being provided to you as a fulfillment of our requirement to you to provide transparent pricing information, effective July 1, 2022.