What is the CPT code 27814?

What is the CPT code 27814?

27814. Open treatment of bimalleolar ankle fracture (eg, lateral and medial malleoli, or lateral and posterior malleoli, or medial and posterior malleoli), includes internal fixation, when performed.

What is procedure code 28485?

28485 (open treatment of metatarsal fracture, with or without internal or external fixation, each) x4.

What is the CPT code 20694?

CPT 20694: “Removal, under anesthesia, of external fixation system.”

What is included in CPT 28296?

28296—Correction, hallux valgus (bunionectomy), with sesamoidectomy when performed; with distal metatarsal osteotomy, any method.

What is procedure code 28470?

CPT® Code 28470 in section: Closed treatment of metatarsal fracture.

What is the CPT code 27792?

CPT® 27792 in section: Fracture and/or Dislocation Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint.

What is the difference between 11730 and 11750?

11750 is a more intensive version of 11730. 11730 is performed so the nail can grow back. 11750 in addition to remove of the nail, the matrix/nailbed is killed off so the nail doesn’t grow back. The descriptions for CPT codes 11730, 11732 and 11750 indicate partial or complete.

What CPT code replaced 28296?

Code CPT 28296 was modified to: Bunionectomy with distal metatarsal osteotomy. CPT 28295 is a new code. The description is “bunionectomy with proximal metatarsal osteotomy.”

Can CPT code 28285 and 28270 be billed together?

The AAOS Global Service Guidelines restrict reporting capsulotomy code 28270 in conjunction with code 28285 unless there is clear documentation of contracture at the metatarsophalangeal joint and it is correlated to a separate, supporting diagnosis. 7.

What is a Jones FX?

A Jones fracture is a fracture of the bone on the pinky toe side of your foot, the fifth metatarsal bone. This fracture can happen when you increase your training, increase pressure on your feet from gaining weight, or run on uneven surfaces.

  • August 8, 2022