List With CPT Codes C-Section Procedures | Short & Long Descriptions

The CPT codes for C-section (cesarean delivery) can be divided into four different chapters. The first chapter will describe the CPT codes for anesthesia during cesarean delivery, then we’ll cover the CPT codes for cesarean delivery and associated procedures, an additional procedure, and lastly the CPT codes for comprehensive obstetric care that include C-section 1….

List With CPT Codes For Pelvic Ultrasound | Short & Long Descriptions

The CPT manual describes seven procedures that are directly or indirectly relevant for Pelvic Ultrasound. Below we explain the difference between the Pelvic Ultrasound CPT codes and how they are relevant to ultrasounds of the pelvic region. 1. Introduction CPT Codes 76830, 76856, and 76857 are directly relevant to an article on pelvic ultrasound CPT…

List With The CPT Codes for Screening Colonoscopy | Short & Long Descriptions

Screening colonoscopy is a procedure used to detect changes or abnormalities in the large intestine (colon) and rectum. The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) has defined four CPT codes for colonoscopy screening. Each code represents a different aspect of the procedure, from the administration of anesthesia to the detection or non-detection of adenomas or neoplasms. This…

Descriptions & Lay-Terms For Physical Therapy CPT Codes

The CPT codes for Physical Therapy can be grouped into six different chapters. We will covers Manual and Mechanical Therapies, Electrical Stimulation Therapies, Ultrasound Therapy, Therapeutic Exercises and Activities, Physical Therapy Evaluation and Re-evaluation and the last chapter contains the CPT codes for Specialized Testing and Unlisted Services. 1. CPT Codes for Manual and Mechanical…

List With CPT Codes For New Patient Office Visits | Short & Long Descriptions and Lay-Terms

4 CPT codes describe the procedures for a new patient office visit. These codes are used to record the level of complexity of the evaluation, management, and medical decision-making during the visit. You can find a complete list of office visits for both established patients and new patients here. 1. CPT Code 99202 Lay-term: CPT…

CPT Codes For Incision and Drainage | Short and Long Descriptions & Lay-Terms

Incision and drainage procedures are commonly performed in various medical settings. These procedures involve making an incision to access an area of the body and draining fluid or pus from it. The CPT codes for Incision and Drainage can be divided into 8 different chapters. 1. CPT Codes for Incision and Drainage for Skin Subcutaneous…

List With CPT Codes For Sleep Study | Short & Long Descriptions & Lay-Term

The CPT codes for sleep studies can be divided into four different chapters. pediatric polysomnography is a sleep study for children younger than 6, unattended sleep studies are sleep studies at home without the presence of a technologist, the specialty sleep testing covers sleep disorders and the last chapter covers the CPT codes for attended…

List With CPT Codes For Mental Health | Short/Long Descriptions & Lay-Term

The CPT codes for Mental Health can be divided into seven different sections related to mental health. We have described each code with a lay-term, a short description, and the official long description which AMA copyrights. 1. CPT Codes for Psychiatric Diagnostic Evaluations Psychiatric diagnostic evaluations are comprehensive assessments that are performed to diagnose mental…