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    Can you bill 29806 and 29826 togehter? Doctor did a labral repair and also a acromioplasty both are documented in the op note and there are 2 DX codes to use. Thanks

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    Greater Pittsburgh


    Yes, 29826 does not bundle with 29806.
    jdemar, CPC, CMA

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    confused because 29806 is bundled with 29826. help!!!

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    Greater Pittsburgh


    what are each of your documented diagnosis, is the 29826 for bone decompression? can your doumentation support it? then I would bill the 29806 and 29826-59.

    If it is soft tissue then no, sorry for the confusion.
    jdemar, CPC, CMA

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    The DX is impingement for the 29826 Thanks

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    Yes, I agree w/ jdemar....29806 and 29826-59 (dx 726.2)
    Last edited by Jamie Dezenzo; 12-03-2009 at 10:47 AM. Reason: forgot modifier

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