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    Default Robot assisted partial nephrectomy

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    We are just starting to bill robotic assisted procedures- what is the appropriate code for a robotic assisted Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy?

    Rachell Lindley, CPC
    Multispecialty Clinic Coding
    Internal Medicine
    General Surgery
    Family Medicine

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    El Paso


    in our office we bill it with the laprascopic partial nephrectomy 50543 same would go no matter what type of nephrectomy is done. And then on top of that we bill S2900 which is for surg techniques requiring robotic system.

    hope this helped

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    Thumbs up Robotic assisted/Lap Nephrectomy

    Bill the Lap code for the type of nephrectomy radical ,partial Ect. Add 22 modifier Depending on Insurance & HCPCS code S2900

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