L Posted Sun 22nd of May, 2016 08:45:39 AM
For the following,
1.Open reduction internal fixation of the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth tarsometatarsal joints with internal fixation and inner cuneiform joint, left.
2.Open reduction and pinning of the second metatarsal fracture, left.
3.Open reduction of third MTP joint, left.
Am I able to code 28615 x 5 (one for each tarsometatarsal joint), 28555 (for the inner cuneiform), and 28485 x 2 (ORIF second metatarsal fracture, third MTP joint)?
SuperCoder Answered Mon 23rd of May, 2016 08:13:55 AM
CPT codes 28615 x 5 with LT modifier and 28485 LT are correct coding. However, to code for 28555 please provide some more details to let you know the correct coding. Thank you.