Sandra Posted Fri 01st of March, 2019 10:27:26 AM
How would you code L4 & L5 laminectomy, L4-5 diskectomy, L4-5 interbody fusion, L4-5 placement of interbody prosthesis, posterolateral instrumentation L4 through S1, posterolateral arthrodesis, L4-5 and L5-S1
Sandra Posted Mon 04th of March, 2019 14:06:54 PM
I FORGOT TO LET YOU KNOW THAT ONE IS FOR A DECOMPRESSION.
SuperCoder Answered Tue 05th of March, 2019 08:38:28 AM
Our team is working on the query.
SuperCoder Answered Wed 06th of March, 2019 07:08:19 AM
Sandra Posted Wed 06th of March, 2019 09:09:38 AM
That's what I came up with but 63047 is bumping up w/ code 22633 per CCI EDITS. Do I use a modifier 59 or 51?
SuperCoder Answered Thu 07th of March, 2019 06:33:11 AM
Yes, you have to use modifier 59 or 51 with 63047 depending on payer preference for modifiers.