Gary smith Posted Tue 28th of May, 2013 17:36:20 PM
Need help in billing
L3-L4 left sided extreme lateral discectomy
L3-L4 anterior interbody arthrodesis using PEEK implant
L3-L4 lateral instrumentation with two 60mm titanium bicortical screws
SuperCoder Answered Mon 03rd of June, 2013 22:10:43 PM
We are working on this and will reply soon. Thanks for being patient.
SuperCoder Answered Sun 09th of June, 2013 22:34:36 PM
Please note that without an op note I can't be sure of the advice, but seeing the procedures above it says 22558, 22845 and 22851.
The discectomy is included in the fusion.