CPT® 21146, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Head

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 21146 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

In a LeFort I midface surgery, the provider reconstructs the patient's facial bones using microsurgery and bone grafting to correct congenital deformities or acquired deformities. The provider moves the maxilla, or upper jaw bone, and associated bones forward, repositioning the teeth bearing part of the maxilla.

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