"CPT Copyright 2017 American Medical Association. All rights reserved. CPT® is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association.""

Featured Post

New E&M codes for the year 2019

For 2019, the E&M section of CPT code book will have two new codes for Interprofessional Telephone/Internet/Electronic Health Record...

CPT code for Hypnotherapy


Hypnosis is used as a modality for psychotherapy. The therapist induces an altered state of consciousness, or focused attention, in the patient. While patients are in this relaxed state of heightened awareness and suggestibility, they can experience changes in the way they feel, think, and behave in response to suggestions directed to them by the hypnotherapist. This modality for psychiatric services helps the therapist to achieve an alteration in the patient's thought and behavior patterns.


Medicare will consider Hypnotherapy if reasonable and necessary for the treatment of a medical or psychological condition.

Use CPT 90880 to report Hypnotherapy. ICD codes 290 - 319 (Mental Disorders)

Blogger Widget

Popular Posts