CPT® 29906, Under Endoscopy/Arthroscopy Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 29906 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Endoscopy/Arthroscopy Procedures on the Musculoskeletal System.

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Summary

In this procedure, the provider performs arthroscopic examination of the subtalar joint near the foot’s heel. He also debrides any dead tissue or debris present within the joint. Arthroscopy is also known as keyhole surgery involving the provider using an arthroscope, a tiny camera, to look inside the joint and to treat the joint problems.

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