The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code 43180 as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Esophagoscopy.
CPT® tells us when not to separately report the use of an operating microscope. We’ll tell you when you should. By Kim Pollock, RN, MBA, CPC, CMDP Many otolaryngologists use an operating microsc... [ Read More ]
Esophagogastric fundoplasty involves wrapping the upper portion of the stomach (the fundus) around the esophagus to strengthen the valve between the esophagus and stomach, thereby inhibiting acid f... [ Read More ]
Get the skinny on updates to weigh your best coding options in the new year. by Raemarie Jimenez, CPC, CPB, CPMA, CPPM, CPC-I, CANPC, CRHC and G.J. Verhovshek, MA, CPC CPT® 2015 introduces more th... [ Read More ]