CPT® 0859T, Under

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 0859T as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - .

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The provider examines the target tissue by exposing it to near–infrared light and analyzing the tissue’s absorption and emission of light. The provider acquires images, interprets the results, and completes a report. This code is specific to noncontact studies, meaning the device’s spectrometer sensors do not have direct contact with the skin. Use this code for each additional anatomic site studied after the first for a reason other than peripheral arterial disease screening.

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