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  1. User id : 29207 Posted 2 years ago

    Is it appropriate to use the hallux correction codes for procedures done on the lesser toes?

    I am debating on what code to use for DJD 2nd MTP joint replacement. There does not appear to be a code that matches the procdure done. Do I bill 28755 even though it says Great toe?

  2. SuperCoder Posted 2 years ago

    28285: Correction, hammertoe (e.g., Interphalangeal fusion, partial or total phalangectomy)
    28286: Correction, cock-up fifth toe, with plastic skin closure (e.g., Ruiz-Mora type procedure)

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