In the AMA CPT Professional Edition, under Neurstimulators (Spinal), it states: "Do not report 63661 or 63663 when removing or replacing a temporary percutaneously placed array for an external generator."
Since you are mentioining post op period, I assume you are referring to the trial or temporary placement of array with contact electrodes for spinal cord stimulation attached to external pulse generator. According to CPT manual, 63661 for example is reserved for when the patient has removal of a permanent placed array/lead and fo example due to pain, malfunction, migration, desire to have it removed, or the need for additional imaging such as MRI for conditions requiring further treatment.
You should not bill 63661 for the removal of temporary leads, but in ASC you can bill for the removal of a permanent placed lead removal.
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