orthopedic surgery

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    Question Staged revision of arthroscopic ACL

    One of our providers is performing an arthroscopic bone grafting of the femoral and tibial tunnels as the first stage of the revision with an arthroscopic partial medial meniscectomy. She is wanting to bill out 29881, 27356 & 27638; we have searched and are suggesting 29881 with 29999(compared...
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    Closed Treatment Internal Fixation w/ Fibular IM Nailing

    Can someone point me in the right direction with which CPT code to use for this? Patient had a right distal fibula closed reduction and internal fixation with fibular IM nailing. The only thing I can come up with relatively close is 27759 but that is for the tibia. Below is a portion of the OP...
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    Insight: Superior Capsular Reconstruction & Rotator Cuff Repair

    In patients with chronic rotator cuff disease, loss of the glenohumeral force couple, generated by the rotator cuff, results in superior subluxation of the humeral “head” and attenuation of tendon and joint capsule. Tissue degeneration also results in a high risk of failure when using more...