AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: Essure

  1. #1

    Thumbs down Essure

    AAPC: Back to School
    HI I am new to coding ESSURE procedures done in the office. Can anyone share with me, what CPT codes they are using, MY pt recieved the procedure, pregnancy test, Toradol, and Peracervical block. Also if anyone can share the total amount bill for in office. Thanks so much for your help. I am beyond lost!!!!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Palm Beach


    I believe the Essure procedure itself is billed with CPT code 58565, not sure about the rest.

  3. #3


    Take 58565 for Essure Procedure; L8699 for the implant. V61.5 and v25.2 can be the compatabile Dx and Volume 3 should be 66.29. Anesthesia should be 00952
    Amit Joshi MSc,CPC,CPC-H

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    We bill 58565 for the essure, 64435 for the paracervical block, and then we also bill for any drugs and any pregnancy tests that are done. We add a modifier -47 to the essure when done in the office.

  5. #5

    Default Essure

    Actually the paracervical block is considered included in the Essure procedure (58565) and should not be billed separately. The AMA's RUC has incorporated it into the RVUs for the hysterocscopic sterilization procedure.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    We bill the 58565 for the Essure procedure, 84703 for the pg test, and J1885 (x number of units) for the Toradol. We do not bill for the paracervical block.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Kansas City, MO

    Question L8699

    I am a little curious about the use of code L8699 for the implant. How many actually bill it and then of those how many do you actually get paid for it separately?
    Angela Jordan, CPC
    AAPC of Kansas City
    National Advisory Board Representative Region 5

    Medical Revenue $olutions
    Senior Managing Consultant


Similar Threads

  1. Essure ?
    By RebeccaB in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-05-2013, 10:03 AM
  2. Essure
    By cstoldt in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 03-22-2012, 09:44 AM
  3. essure procedure
    By kissie in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-03-2011, 11:10 AM
  4. Failed Essure
    By theralee03 in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-16-2011, 05:24 PM
  5. Essure problem
    By tpkeith in forum OB/GYN
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-23-2008, 10:47 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.