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    documentation states "new removable (L & M) or (MT) pad was fabricated from piano felt and Elastoplast." I'm not locating a HCPCS orthotic code with a descriptor for this service. It's my opinion this would be included in the E and M. Does anyone have experience in podiatry/ortho coding that shares my opinion or has a different opinion?

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    Greeley, Colorado
    Try L2999.
    Lisa Bledsoe, CPC, CPMA

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    That would be included with the E/M at the podiatric practice I work for.
    Tammy Hulsey-Ferguson, CPC
    Past President AAPC Wichita, KS Local Chapter

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