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Chondropplasty humeral head

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    Does anyone know if there is a CPT code for Chondroplasty of the humeral head?
    codergirl

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    what is done arthroscopic if so then you would just us 29822 which is for limited debridement or 29823 if it was extensive debridement. hope this helps.

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    Thanks. I had also thought that, but wanted to make sure there wasn't a code for it that I was missing.
    codergirl

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    hi
    it is, i think 23470, or 23472 .
    dr sunil cpc-A

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    I agree with Trose. 29822/29823 (if done arthroscopically)

    drdadhichsunil......The codes you have listed are for a hemiarthroplasty and total arthroplasty, not chondroplasties, therefore not appropriate for the procedure in question.

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