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    Smile Modifier 52

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    Do you us modifier 52 when a radiologist performs only the reading of the
    x-ray when the code states supervision & interpretation?
    Thanks for your input.....

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    Bill the pro-fee with modifier 26

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    Default 52 modifier

    If the CPT code states supervision and interpretation you would append a "52" modifier for a interpretation only since the radiologist did not supervise the actual procedure.

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