CPT® 28298, Under Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Foot and Toes

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 28298 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Repair, Revision, and/or Reconstruction Procedures on the Foot and Toes.

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Summary

The provider treats a bunion on the side of the foot, a deformity that develops on the first metatarsal bone, the bone in the foot just behind the big toe, and causes the big toe to bend toward the second toe. Treatment is necessary to reduce symptoms, restore function, and correct the deformity. To accomplish a proximal phalanx osteotomy procedure, such as an Akin procedure, the provider removes bone at the base of the proximal phalanx, or big toe to aid in straightening that toe, effectively treating the abnormal angle.

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