Injection Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint CPT® Code range 27648- 27648

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code range for Surgical Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint 27648-27648 is a medical code set maintained by the American Medical Association.

Subscribe to Codify by AAPC and get the code details in a flash.

CPT® Code Range 27648- 27648
Injection Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint
On a CPT® code's hierarchy page, you get to see a medical code's neighbors, including the CPT® codes' official long descriptors. Seeing related codes helps coders choose the correct code, improving their accuracy rate.
Click on a blue code to see a sample of a CPT® code's details page.

November 14, 2022
The 2023 CPT errata and technical corrections released by the American Medical Association AMA go into effect Jan. 1 2023. Make sure to mark these upcoming changes in your CPT code book to stay on top... [ Read More ]
November 07, 2022
The conversion factor is down but certain public health emergency flexibilities will continue. The 2023 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule MPFS and Quality Payment Program final rule released Nov. 1 allo... [ Read More ]
November 04, 2022
Auditors across the country learn what it will take to protect provider reimbursement from payer recoupment. Today concluded AAPCs second annual boutique conference that caters to the medical auditing... [ Read More ]
November 01, 2022
Industry experts explain the intricacies of the 2021 EM guidelines. During the Evaluation and Management EM Panel general session at AAPC8217s HEALTHCON in March an expert panel made up of a physician... [ Read More ]
November 01, 2022
Your words will carry more weight when you approach doctors in a thoughtful respectful way. In the coding and auditing world the provider is in the drivers seat. Generally the provider documents the s... [ Read More ]
77002 Fluoroscopic guidance for needle placement (eg, biopsy, aspiration, injection, localization device) (List separately in addition to code for primary procedure) ... [ Read More ]
I believe you would also bill 77002 with 64420 and 64421 X3 . It is included within the "64400-64448" code set in the below note . (Use [URL=''][U]77002[/U][/... [ Read More ]
64420 is for a single level;[B] Injection(s), anesthetic agent(s) and/or steroid; intercostal nerve, single level[/B] and 64421 is and add on code to 64420; [B]Injection(s), anesthetic agent(s) and/o... [ Read More ]
There is an NCCI edit between 63047 and 77002. A modifier is allowed to bypass the edit, but when there is an edit, I typically go to the NCCI Policy Manual chapter that talks about the code I'm apply... [ Read More ]
Report [URL="*77002&_a=view"]77002[/URL] in conjunction with [URL="*10022&_a=view"]10022[/URL], ... [ Read More ]
Here is the codes, you should just order the book and paid for it yourself if the provider will not cover it. i would order the AMA CPT Professional Edition. If you discuss coding with the provider, y... [ Read More ]
27648 Injection procedure for ankle arthrography [Injection Procedures on the Leg (Tibia and Fibula) and Ankle Joint (27648)]... [ Read More ]
[b]Thanks so much.[/b] Nicolette, Wow...fastest answer i've ever gotten. Thanks so much. So I'll bill 62311/77003 and 27648/73615. Have a fab day. Margie... [ Read More ]
Guys, For report below,...haven't coded these hardly....can you give me some input... For 62311, how many times?..and 77003..although perm.images are not documented? For the it 27648/73615 ... [ Read More ]
I have a couple of questions. 1. Our doc is doing an "examination under anesthesia, left subtalar joint" - I can't find a code for this. Would it fall under 27860 for the ankle? 2. He is doing ... [ Read More ]