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    Question Trigger point

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    I have doctor that gave a patient trigger point injections x4. Should is use cpt 20553 or is there a hcpc's code for medicare patients?

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    I will be honest and say I am not absolutely sure. . . . . however, I believe the correct answer to be use 20553

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    Apr 2007
    Pensacola, Fl

    Default I've always billed out the CPT

    I was in Pain Management for years and always billed out the CPT codes for TPIs and didn't have a problem w/ MCR paying them.

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    Thank you both that was very helpful.

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