Don't have a TCI SuperCoder account yet? Become a Member >>

Regular Price: $24.95

Ask An Expert Starting at $24.95
Have a medical coding or compliance question? Don’t sacrifice your valuable time to endless research. Choose Ask an Expert to get clear answers from the TCI SuperCoder team. And here’s a tip for the budget-conscious: Select the 12-question pack to get the best rate per question!

Browse Past Questions By Specialty

+View all

Removal of ectopic bone formation spine

Sandra Posted Fri 04th of August, 2017 10:37:03 AM
What CPT code should I use for removal of ectopic bone formation (spine)?
SuperCoder Answered Tue 08th of August, 2017 08:15:26 AM


There is no specific CPT available for ectopic bone formation (spine) removal, instead you may use unlisted CPT code 22899 (Unlisted procedure, spine). Also, when submitting a claim with an unlisted procedure code, you should also send a copy of the documentation and a letter from the physician explaining the surgery or procedure, so the payer can determine reimbursement.


Related Topics