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Help with implant for ACL Reconstruction

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    Hi,

    I'm new to coding the implants for ACL reconstruction and I was looking for advice for a HCPCS code for a patella allograft used during the procedure the only code I can come up with is C1762.

    Any advice would be greatly appreciated,

    Bella

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    This is a topic of debate. Many people think it is not separately billable, however, others believe you can bill it with a 29999. Our office typically does not bill for the allograft.

    Kirsten, CPC

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    I don't bill for that separate either, just bill for the ACL reconstruction, graft is included.

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