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    Hello all,

    I have an flouroscopic question for CPT 64510.

    Per CPT Asst. recommends 77002 but also have heard 77003..???

    Thanks All

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    I've billed for pain management for fifteen years but haven't seen this in a while. Go with the 77002. The reimbursement is a smidge better and the better describes the procedure. 77003 is mainly used for epidurals, facets, RF etc. The CPT spells out this out for 77003 in detail.

    Brock Berta, CPC

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    ok that is what I have been doing...Thanks!

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    77003 is for Spinal injections. That is why they are only billed with facets, etc.

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