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L3-L4 left sided extreme lateral discectomy

Gary smith Posted Tue 28th of May, 2013 17:36:20 PM

Need help in billing
L3-L4 left sided extreme lateral discectomy
Anterolateral approach
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.

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