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Laser Hair Removal

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    Jacksonville, NC
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    My Dermatologist uses laser hair removal in the clinic. Does anyone have a CPT code that is usable for this procedure? Also code 97028 vs 96900 if the staff does the procedure.

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    St. Louis East
    We use a dummy code because it's cosmetic.

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    Does 17380 work?
    Isnt hair removal electrolysis?
    The only thing that gets me is it has a time limit restriction. Each 30 minutes so would you not be able to use it if the physician does not specify an amount of time?

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