CPT® 29710, Under Removal or Repair of Casts and Strapping

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 29710 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Removal or Repair of Casts and Strapping.

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The provider removes or modifies an existing spica cast of the shoulder or hip or a body cast of the Minerva or Risser type when no longer required, needs replacement, or has become too tight due to excessive swelling.

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