CPT® 97602, Under Active Wound Care Management

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 97602 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Active Wound Care Management.

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The provider removes dead tissue from a wound without differentiating between viable and nonviable tissues. This service helps in assessing the depth of the wound, reduces the risk of infection and speeds the healing process. The service also aides in providing proper wound care instructions to the patient. The code is reported per debridement session.

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