Manipulation Procedures on the Shoulder CPT® Code range 23700- 23700

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Shoulder 23700-23700 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 23700- 23700
Manipulation Procedures on the Shoulder
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November 14, 2022
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November 01, 2022
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Wanting to know if the following CPT codes are considered Total Joint Replacements: 23616-not a total joint replacement-Open treatment of proximal humeral (surgical or anatomical neck) fracture, inc... [ Read More ]
Dr performed a manipulation under anesthesia on the shoulder, elbow and fingers and wants to bill CPT Codes, 23700, 24300 and 26340. Can all three of these codes be billed?... [ Read More ]
[b]Your doc can't bill for 64450[/b] If your physician is performing the MUA, 23700 your provider cannot bill 64450 for the anesthesia too. That's part of the GSP per CMS & CPT. Sounds like your pro... [ Read More ]
[b]64450 and 23700[/b] The provider would like to start completing 23700 in an outpatient setting using 64450 for anesthesia. I cannot find any information from Medicare if these codes are covered to... [ Read More ]
What is the primary code being reported? 29826 is an add on code and needs a primary code ([COLOR=#444444][FONT='inherit']29806-29825, 29827, 29828) [/FONT][/COLOR] 23700 is a column 2 code to 29826[... [ Read More ]
Are CPT 23700 and 29826 mutually exclusive? I'm having issue with a claim being paid because the insurer says they contradict one another. Peace ?_? Any help appreciated. Thank you in advance.... [ Read More ]
The orthopaedic surgeon I work for is incorporating bone stem therapy while having surgery. I normally use code 38220 for it however I got it denied. he was trying to bill it with a Shoulder Manipulat... [ Read More ]
[U]Per AAOS[/U] - How should the manipulation of joint codes be applied? According to the National Correct Coding Initiative (chapter 1) as well as the AAOS GSD, manipulation of a joint is normally ... [ Read More ]
What are the correct CPT code for arthroscopic shoulder for adhesive capsulitis, biceps tendon tear, impingement I got the subcaromial decompression and he did do the acromoplasty - 29826 For the bi... [ Read More ]
I have a group of providers who bill 23700 for frozen shoulder while doing the procedure under local anesthesia. When reading the books and other forum posts it is stated that it is assumed that it ... [ Read More ]