CPT® 99173, Under Other Medicine Services and Procedures

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 99173 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Other Medicine Services and Procedures.

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The provider checks the eyesight in both eyes of a pediatric patient by asking him to read letters of varying sizes on a standard chart, such as a Snellen’s chart, which he keeps 20 feet away from the patient.

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