Other Procedures on the Hands or Fingers CPT® Code range 26989- 26989

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Hand and Fingers 26989-26989 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

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CPT® Code Range 26989- 26989
Other Procedures on the Hands or Fingers
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[QUOTE="jamiepeters, post: 499234, member: 321897"] Thank you for that and your right it would be better as a primary ICD-10, do you have any thoughts about the CPT code? [/QUOTE] I had posted that ea... [ Read More ]
[QUOTE="thomas7331, post: 499170, member: 5404"] I think I would use unlisted procedure code 26989. [/QUOTE] What about the ICD?... [ Read More ]
I think I would use unlisted procedure code 26989.... [ Read More ]
Left perilunate open reduction, percutaneous pinning of the scapholunate and lunotriquetral joints. I came up with 26989 and 25628 Any takers out there ?... [ Read More ]
In need of help with coding this complex finger/hand case. Can anyone please advise on codes? I am thinking unlisted code 26989 with 76 modifier for each of the 3 fingers involved however, I am bein... [ Read More ]
I am struggling to find a code for a percutaneous pinning of a middle phalanx articular fracture. The fracture is of the radial condyle of the middle phalanx, displaced. The only 2 codes that I come u... [ Read More ]
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I agree with "fish4codes" that more information is needed; namely the Postop Diagnosis, the Surgical Procedure, and the pertinent contents of the Op Report for the Index Finger. In the grand scheme o... [ Read More ]
Doctor did a right index finger DIP joint ganglion Cyst removal and arthrotomy with osteophhyte removal distal phalanx. I originally billed 26160 (727.41) and 26080 (715.14) Private carrier denied ... [ Read More ]