Assistant at a Cesarean delivery should be coded using CPT Code 59514 (cesarean only). Do not use CPT code 59510. 59510 is a global delivery code that includes antepartum and post partum care. Only use code 59510 if it was the physician who provided the antepartum and post partum care.
It depends upon waht are all the services/or the only service provided by your provider for this patient.
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