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Comanangement surgery

  1. Red face Comanangement surgery
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    How do I code for comanagement surgery? My doctor will be performing the surgery but another ophthalmologist will be doing the follow up care. I know there is a modifier but I would like some input regarding this. Also, is there seperate reimbursement for comanagement surgery?

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    You will be using a 54 along with which eye modifier for the surgery. The physician performing the post operative care will use a 55 modifier.

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