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    We are starting to do the YESS (endoscopic discectomy) procedures AKA Arthroscopic endoscopic microdiscectomy. The doctor said it definitely fits CPT 63056 because its via transpedicular approach. Is anyone else using anything different, please advise if you would like to see notes.


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    62287 may help???

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    Depending on the approach I think you both might be right! Thank you for this as I was wracking my brain to find it too.

    Quote Originally Posted by lavanyamohan View Post
    62287 may help???

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