Maggie Posted Sun 08th of September, 2013 23:01:10 PM
How should I bill for ultra sound guided needle placement for Lumber facet joint at three levels.
SuperCoder Answered Tue 10th of September, 2013 15:44:18 PM
The last sentence in the 1st paragraph of the narrative just above 64490 in the CPT book tells all. "If ultrasound guidance is used, report 0213T-0218T"
0216T for the first level,
+0217T for the 2nd level and
+0218T for the 3rd level.