CPT® 21255, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Head

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 21255 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 reconstructs the zygomatic arch, which extends along the side or front of the skull beneath the eye socket, and the glenoid fossa, the cavity at the root of the zygomatic arch that holds the upper jaw in place, to treat injuries or deformities. He uses bone and cartilage graft material he obtains from the patient’s own body.

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