Below is a list summarizing the CPT codes for incision procedures on the eye’s lens.
CPT Code 66820
CPT 66820 describes the discission of a secondary membranous cataract with a stab incision technique such as a Ziegler or Wheeler knife.
CPT Code 66821
CPT 66821 describes the discission of a secondary membranous cataract, including an opacified posterior lens capsule and/or anterior hyaloid, and laser surgery, such as a YAG laser, in one or more stages.
CPT Code 66825
CPT 66825 describes repositioning an intraocular lens prosthesis requiring an incision as a separate procedure.