CPT® 21127, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Head

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 21127 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Head.

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Summary

The provider enlarges the lower jaw by applying bone graft material on top of the jaw bone to build it up or by inserting the graft material into layers of the bony tissue of the jaw. She performs mandibular augmentation as a cosmetic procedure or for reasons of medical necessity, such as correcting problems with a patient’s bite.

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