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Trigger Point Dry Needling

  1. #1
    Question Trigger Point Dry Needling
    Medical Coding Books
    Does anyone have any information to share (for example codes to use and coverage) about "Dry Needling" procedure?
    Thanks for sharing

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    Overland Park, KS
    Per CPT Assistant, September 2003, codes 20550 and 20551 should not be used for "dry needling." You should report 20999 (Unlisted musculoskeletal procedure) instead.
    Last edited by dballard2004; 02-11-2010 at 05:45 AM.
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow

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    North Carolina
    I agree...

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