Results 1 to 2 of 2

Osteopathic Manipulation Codes 98925-98929 - code represents

  1. Question Osteopathic Manipulation Codes 98925-98929 - code represents
    Medical Coding Books
    Each code represents number of body regions the physician performs manipulation. My question is; if the physician performs manipulation to the upper extremeties bil. and lower extremeties bil. does this constitute 4 body regions or 2?

  2. Default billing regions
    In the notes section under OMT, the description of regions describes lower extremities as one region and upper extremities as another region. The descriptors are pleural, and as such, would include bilateral extremities as one region. Therefore I would suggest using 98925 for OMT; one to two body regions.

    Hope that helps.

Similar Threads

  1. CPT codes 98925-98929
    By csamps/CPC in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-08-2014, 06:15 PM
  2. Osteopathic Manipulation Denials
    By in forum Billing/Reimbursement
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-30-2012, 06:46 AM
  3. osteopathic manipulation
    By larkatin in forum Anesthesia
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-14-2010, 11:11 PM
  4. Osteopathic Manipulation
    By chevygirl54 in forum Family Practice
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-04-2009, 12:35 PM
  5. Osteopathic Manipulation Codes 98925-98929
    By gr8gal61 in forum Medical Coding General Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-12-2007, 09:55 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.