CPT Coding Billing Coding L5 Dorsal Ramus and S1,S2,S3 Lateral Branch Block
At L5 to S1 ---> 64493
Effective January 1, 2020
S1-S3 ---> 64451
What is CPT Code 64451? This is for the Block
64451, Injection(s), anesthetic agent(s) and/or steroid; nerves innervating the sacroiliac joint, with image guidance (ie, fluoroscopy or CT computed tomography), should be reported once for this procedure. The fluoroscopic guidance should not be separately reported as it is included in the work described with code 64451.
When you do your RFA or Radio Frequency Ablation, what CPT Code do you need to use?
CPT CODE FOR SACROILIAC SI RFA FOR 2020 CPT 64625
January 1, 2020 - we now have a new Pain Management Code CPT 64625 - SI Ablation
Description of CPT Code 64625
Radiofrequency ablation, nerves innervating the sacroiliac joint, with imaging guidance (Fluoroscopic or Computed Tomography).
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