CPT 99245

Clinical Examples for CPT 99245


CPT 99245 – Initial office consultation for a 35-year-old multiple-trauma male patient with complex pelvic fractures, for evaluation and formulation of management plan. (Orthopaedic Surgery)

CPT 99245 – Initial emergency room consultation for 10-year-old male in status epilepticus, recent closed head injury, information about medication not available. (Neurosurgery)

CPT 99245 – Initial emergency room consultation for a 23-year-old patient with severe abdominal pain, guarding, febrile, and unstable vital signs. (Obstetrics & Gynecology)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 67-year-old female longstanding uncontrolled diabetic who presents with retinopathy, nephropathy, and a foot ulcer. (Endocrinology)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 37-year-old male for initial evaluation and management of Cushing’s disease. (Endocrinology)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 60-year-old male who presents with thyrotoxicosis, exophthalmos, frequent premature ventricular contractions, and congestive heart failure. (Endocrinology)

CPT 99245 – Initial office consultation for a 60-year-old patient, one year status post occupational herniated cervical disk treated by laminectomy, requiring management of multiple sites of intractable pain, depression, and narcotic dependence. (Pain Medicine)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 58-year-old man with a history of MI and CHF who complains of the recent onset of rest angina and shortness of breath, The patient has a systolic blood pressure of 90 mmHG and is in Class IV heart failure. (Cardiology)

CPT 99245 – Emergency room consultation for a 1-year-old with a three-day history of fever with increasing respiratory distress who is though to have crdiac tamponade by the ER physician. (Cardiology)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation in the emergency room for a 25-year-old male with severe, acute, closed head injury. (Neurosurgery)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 23-year-old female with Stage II A Hodgkins disease with positive supraclavicular and mediastinal nodes. (Radiation Oncology)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 27-year-old juvenile diabetic patient with severe diabetic retinopathy, gastric atony, nephritic syndrome, and progressive renal failure, now with a serum creatinine of 2.7, and a blood pressure of 170/114. (Nephrology)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for independent medical evaluation of a patient with a history of complicated low back and neck problems with previous multiple failed back surgeries. (Orthopaedic Surgery)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for an adolescent referred by pediatrician for resent onset of violent and self-injuious behavior. (Psychiatry)

CPT 99245 – Office consultation for a 6-year-old male for evaluation of severe muscle and joint pain and a diffuse rash, Patient well until 4-6 weeks earlier, when he developed arthralgia, myalgias, and a fever of 102 degrees for one week. (Rheumatology)

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