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What is the CPT code for arthroplasty interphalangeal joint toe?

What is the CPT code for arthroplasty interphalangeal joint toe?

There is no CPT code for arthroplasty of the toe; use unlisted procedure code 28899. Do not assign codes 26535 or 26536 as they classify an arthroplasty of the interphalangeal joint of the finger. Please note that an arthroplasty may in fact be a hammertoe repair (see code 28285 if appropriate).

What is proximal interphalangeal arthroplasty?

Proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint arthroplasty remains an established surgical treatment option for the arthritic and painful PIP joint. A variety of materials have been used for arthroplasty including silicone, metal-plastic, and pyrolytic carbon. In addition, constrained and semiconstrained designs have been used.

What is procedure code 25447?

CPT® 25447, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Forearm and Wrist. The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 25447 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range – Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Forearm and Wrist.

What is the CPT code for arthroplasty?

**For Part B of A services, the following CPT codes should be used:

Code Description
27130 ARTHROPLASTY, ACETABULAR AND PROXIMAL FEMORAL PROSTHETIC REPLACEMENT (TOTAL HIP ARTHROPLASTY), WITH OR WITHOUT AUTOGRAFT OR ALLOGRAFT

What is procedure code 28285?

CPT® 28285, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Foot and Toes. The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 28285 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range – Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Foot and Toes.

What is the proximal interphalangeal joint?

The proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joints are commonly known as the middle knuckles of the fingers. The thumb does not have a PIP joint. In medical terminology, PIP joints are synovial joints located where two phalanges meet. Phalanges are the bones in the fingers, thumbs, and toes.

What is procedure code 64721?

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 64721 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range – Neuroplasty (Exploration, Neurolysis or Nerve Decompression) Procedures on the Extracranial Nerves, Peripheral Nerves, and Autonomic Nervous System.

What is procedure code 64772?

CPT® Code 64772 – Transection or Avulsion Procedures on the Extracranial Nerves, Peripheral Nerves, and Autonomic Nervous System – Codify by AAPC.

What is CPT code C1776?

C1776 – HCPCS Code for Joint device (implantable)