CPT® 63655, Under Neurostimulators (Spinal) Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 63655 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Neurostimulators (Spinal) Procedures.

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In this procedure, the provider removes a portion of the vertebra called the lamina and places a permanent plate/paddle electrode in the epidural space, or area between the dura membrane and the wall of the vertebra for spinal cord stimulation. This procedure is done when a larger area of coverage is necessary or to reduce the risk of movement of the electrode array. Providers perform this procedure to control pain and spasms.

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