IV - Operations On The Eyes

 
 
HSC Name Sub-Category Category Group
21.31A Diagnostic irrigation of nasolacrimal duct, office procedure, per eye 21.31 Dilation of lacrimal punctum 21.3 Manipulation of lacrimal passage (tract) 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.31B Probing and irrigation of nasolacrimal duct for patients 18 years of age and under 21.31 Dilation of lacrimal punctum 21.3 Manipulation of lacrimal passage (tract) 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.32B Catheterization of nasolacrimal duct 21.32 Probing of lacrimal canaliculi 21.3 Manipulation of lacrimal passage (tract) 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.32C Unilateral probing with intubation of nasolacrimal duct 21.32 Probing of lacrimal canaliculi 21.3 Manipulation of lacrimal passage (tract) 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.32D Replacement of Jones/bypass lacrimal tube, per eye 21.32 Probing of lacrimal canaliculi 21.3 Manipulation of lacrimal passage (tract) 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.41 Incision of lacrimal sac - 21.4 Incision of lacrimal sac and passage 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.42 Snip incision of lacrimal punctum - 21.4 Incision of lacrimal sac and passage 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.69A Non-surgical closure of punctum, insertion of punctual plugs, per eye 21.69 Other repair of canaliculus and punctum 21.6 Repair of canaliculus and punctum 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.69B Lacerated canaliculi repair 21.69 Other repair of canaliculus and punctum 21.6 Repair of canaliculus and punctum 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.69C Surgical closure of punctum, not punctal plugs, per eye 21.69 Other repair of canaliculus and punctum 21.6 Repair of canaliculus and punctum 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.71 Dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR) - 21.7 Fistulization of lacrimal tract to nasal cavity 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
21.72 Conjunctivocystorhinostomy - 21.7 Fistulization of lacrimal tract to nasal cavity 21 Operations On Lacrimal Apparatus
22.13A Excision of eyelid lesion requiring pathology analysis 22.13 Other excision of single lesion of eyelid 22.1 Excision of lesion or tissue of eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.13B Chalazion - surgical removal 22.13 Other excision of single lesion of eyelid 22.1 Excision of lesion or tissue of eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.13C Excision of benign tumor of eyelid not requiring pathology analysis 22.13 Other excision of single lesion of eyelid 22.1 Excision of lesion or tissue of eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.32A Major full thickness repair of lid involving eyelid margin entropion, ectropion, trauma or tumor) - 22.3 Correction of entropion or ectropion 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.39A Non full thickness lid procedure for entropion, ectropion or lid repair 22.39 Other correction of entropion or ectropion 22.3 Correction of entropion or ectropion 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.4 A Eyelid ptosis repair requiring surgery on eyelid retractors - muller, levator, frontalis and/or lower lid equivalent - 22.4 Correction of blepharoptosis 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.5 A Simple suture - 22.5 Blepharorrhaphy 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.5 B Surgical tarsorrhaphy - 22.5 Blepharorrhaphy 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.51A Functional blepharoplasty - upper eyelid - without cosmetic intent 22.51 Functional blepharoplasty - upper eyelid - without cosmetic intent 22.5 Blepharorrhaphy 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.62A Lower/upper repair of redundant skin 22.62 Rhytidectomy of eyelid 22.6 Other repair of eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.69B Major full thickness lid repair with flap or graft 22.69 Other eyelid repair 22.6 Other repair of eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.71 Electrosurgical epilation requiring injection of anesthesia - 22.7 Epilation of eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
22.81 Biopsy of eyelid - 22.8 Invasive diagnostic procedures on eyelid 22 Operations On Eyelids
23.99A Strabismus repair, one muscle 23.99 Other operations on ocular muscles or tendons NEC 23.9 Other operations on ocular muscles or tendons 23 Operations On Ocular Muscles Or Tendons
23.99C Strabismus repair, adjustable suture technique, additional benefit 23.99 Other operations on ocular muscles or tendons NEC 23.9 Other operations on ocular muscles or tendons 23 Operations On Ocular Muscles Or Tendons
23.99D Injection of Botulinum A Toxin 23.99 Other operations on ocular muscles or tendons NEC 23.9 Other operations on ocular muscles or tendons 23 Operations On Ocular Muscles Or Tendons
24.1 A Peritomy - 24.1 Other incision of conjunctiva 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.22A Conjunctival biopsy or simple tumor excision with pathology analysis 24.22 Excision of lesion or tissue of conjunctiva 24.2 Excision or destruction of lesion or tissue of conjunctiva 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.31A Reconstruction of conjunctival fornix with graft 24.31 Reconstruction of conjunctival cul-de-sac with buccal mucous membrane graft 24.3 Conjunctivoplasty 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.32A Other reconstruction of conjunctival fornix 24.32 Other reconstruction of conjunctival cul-de-sac 24.3 Conjunctivoplasty 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.35A Conjunctival flap for corneal ulcer 24.35 Conjunctival flap 24.3 Conjunctivoplasty 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.5 Suture of conjunctiva - 24.5 Suture of conjunctiva 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.89A Conjunctival test, per test 24.89 Other invasive diagnostic procedures on conjunctiva 24.5 Suture of conjunctiva 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.89B Diagnostic conjunctival scraping 24.89 Other invasive diagnostic procedures on conjunctiva 24.5 Suture of conjunctiva 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
24.91 Subconjunctival injection - 24.9 Other operations on conjunctiva 24 Operations On Conjunctiva
25.1 A Removal of corneal foreign body - 25.1 Incision of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.21A Excision of pterygium with graft 25.21 Excision or transposition of pterygium with graft 25.2 Excision of pterygium 25 Operations On Cornea
25.29A Excision of pterygium without graft 25.29 Other excision of pterygium 25.2 Excision of pterygium 25 Operations On Cornea
25.39A Excision of corneal dermoid 25.39 Other removal or destruction of corneal lesion 25.3 Excision or destruction of other lesion or tissue of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.39B Malignant tumor of cornea 25.39 Other removal or destruction of corneal lesion 25.3 Excision or destruction of other lesion or tissue of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.39C Superficial keratectomy 25.39 Other removal or destruction of corneal lesion 25.3 Excision or destruction of other lesion or tissue of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.39D Phototherapeutic keratectomy - for corneal scar, epithelial irregularity or amblyogenic refractive error 25.39 Other removal or destruction of corneal lesion 25.3 Excision or destruction of other lesion or tissue of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.4 A Traumatic corneal wound repair that with sutures - 25.4 Suture of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.53A Anterior lamellar keratoplasty with graft 25.53 Lamellar keratoplasty (with homograft) 25.5 Corneal transplant 25 Operations On Cornea
25.53B Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty with graft 25.53 Lamellar keratoplasty (with homograft) 25.5 Corneal transplant 25 Operations On Cornea
25.53C Endothelial keratoplasty 25.53 Lamellar keratoplasty (with homograft) 25.5 Corneal transplant 25 Operations On Cornea
25.55A Penetrating keratoplasty 25.55 Penetrating keratoplasty (with homograft) 25.5 Corneal transplant 25 Operations On Cornea
25.63 Keratoprosthesis - 25.6 Other repair of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.69A Therapeutic corneal cross-linking examination for progressing cases of keratoconus or pellucid marginal degeneration, per eye Other repair of cornea 25.6 Other repair of cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
25.81A Diagnostic corneal scraping 25.81 Scraping of cornea for smear or culture 25.8 Invasive diagnostic procedures on cornea 25 Operations On Cornea
26.2 B Glaucoma implant procedures with reservoir shunts - 26.2 Operations for the relief of intraocular tension 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.25B Trabeculectomy or major revision of trabeculectomy 26.25 Trabeculectomy ab externo 26.2 Operations for the relief of intraocular tension 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.29A Ab-interno angle surgery (stent, trabectome or similar) for adult open-angle glaucoma 26.29 Other relief of intraocular circulation 26.2 Operations for the relief of intraocular tension 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.29B Transcleral drainage of choroidal hemorrhages or subretinal fluid 26.29 Other relief of intraocular circulation 26.2 Operations for the relief of intraocular tension 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.34A Argon laser trabuloplasty, selective laser trubuloplasty, iridoplasty, goniopuncture 26.34 Trabeculotomy ab externo 26.3 Facilitation of intraocular circulation 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.45 Excision of lesions of ciliary body - 26.4 Excision or destruction of lesion of iris ciliary body and sclera 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.52A Peripheral iridotomy - laser 26.52 Other iridotomy 26.5 Other iridectomy or iridotomy 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.53A Surgical iridectomy 26.53 Iridectomy (basal) 26.5 Other iridectomy or iridotomy 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.62A Freeing of angle closure synechiae under gonioscopy 26.62 Freeing of other anterior synechiae 26.6 Iridoplasty 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.69A Iridodialysis, repair 26.69 Other iridoplasty 26.6 Iridoplasty 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.71 Suture of complicated (traumatic) laceration of sclera with or without laceration to cornea - 26.7 Scleroplasty 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.79A Scleroplasty/scleral resection 26.79 Other scleroplasty 26.7 Scleroplasty 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.91A Aspiration or tap of anterior chamber through new wound 26.91 Aspiration of anterior chamber 26.9 Other operations on iris ciliary body sclera and anterior chamber 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.91B Anterior chamber washout for hyphema 26.91 Aspiration of anterior chamber 26.9 Other operations on iris ciliary body sclera and anterior chamber 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.97B Placement of radioactive plaque with suturing to sclera 26.97 Other operations on sclera 26.9 Other operations on iris ciliary body sclera and anterior chamber 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
26.98B Ciliary body ablation 26.98 Other operations on anterior chamber 26.9 Other operations on iris ciliary body sclera and anterior chamber 26 Operations On Iris Ciliary Body Sclera And Anterior Chamber
27.3 C Yttrium Aluminium Garnet (YAG) laser capsulotomy - 27.3 Discission of lens and capsulotomy 27 Operations On Lens
27.4 A Intracapsular extraction of lens with or without intraocular lens - 27.4 Intracapsular extraction of lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.5 A Pediatric cataract extraction - 27.5 Extracapsular extraction of lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.5 B Extracapsular cataract extraction - non phacoemulsification - with or without intraocular lens - 27.5 Extracapsular extraction of lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.7 A Entry into anterior chamber for manipulation, repositioning of lens fragment, IOL or foreign body - 27.7 Insertion of prosthetic lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.7 C Remove, replace or repositioning of subluxed or dislocated intraocular lens (IOL) or secondary insertion of posterior chamber intraocular lens with or without suturing - 27.7 Insertion of prosthetic lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.7 D Removal, replace or repositioning of posteriorly dislocated pseudophakos, with secondary suturing - 27.7 Insertion of prosthetic lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.72A Phacoemulsification cataract extraction, anterior approach, with or without insertion of intraocular lens 27.72 Insertion of intraocular lens prosthesis with cataract extraction one stage 27.7 Insertion of prosthetic lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.73A Secondary insertion of anterior chamber intraocular lens, includes peripheral iridectomy 27.73 Secondary insertion of intraocular lens prosthesis 27.7 Insertion of prosthetic lens 27 Operations On Lens
27.99A Dislocated lens, removal 27.99 Other operations on lens NEC 27.9 Other operations on lens 27 Operations On Lens
28.2 B Segmental retinal repair - 28.2 Scleral buckling with implant 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.2 C Scleral buckling and encircling tubing - 28.2 Scleral buckling with implant 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.2 D Removal of scleral buckle material - 28.2 Scleral buckling with implant 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.4 A Light coagulation or cryopexy - posterior segment (repair of retinal tears) - 28.4 Other operations for repair of retina 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.4 B Light coagulation or cryopexy with drainage of subretinal fluids - 28.4 Other operations for repair of retina 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.5 A Posterior segment cryopexy or focal or grid laser - 28.5 Excision or destruction of lesion of retina or choroid 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.5 B Cryopexy or laser treatment for retinopathy of prematurity - 28.5 Excision or destruction of lesion of retina or choroid 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.54A Panretinal photocoagulation 28.54 Destruction of lesion of retina or choroid by unspecified photocoagulation 28.5 Excision or destruction of lesion of retina or choroid 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.71A Anterior vitrectomy using automated vitrector at the time of anterior segment surgery (complex cataract, trauma, keratoplasty, glaucoma filtering procedure) 28.71 Removal of vitreous anterior approach (partial) 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.72A Aspiration/washout of vitreous cavity with replacement 28.72 Removal of vitreous other approach 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.72B Posterior total vitrectomy with 2 or 3 port infusion and cutting device 28.72 Removal of vitreous other approach 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.72C Posterior capsulotomy when performed with posterior vitrectomy 28.72 Removal of vitreous other approach 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.73A Pneumatic retinopexy - includes cryopexy, and/or laser, and/or gas injection, and/or paracentesis, and/or fluid drainage 28.73 Injection of vitreous substitute 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.73B Addition or removal of gas or air injection 28.73 Injection of vitreous substitute 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.74B Stripping of premacular membrane associated with vitrectomy 28.74 Discission of vitreous strands 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.79B Intravitreal injection for drug delivery 28.79 Other operations on vitreous 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.79C Aspiration of vitreous for diagnostic purposes with or without intravitreal injection for drug delivery 28.79 Other operations on vitreous 28.7 Operations on vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.8 A Eye tumor localization or planning of plaque placement - 28.8 Invasive diagnostic procedures on retina choroid and vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
28.81A Biopsy of retina or choroid including intraoperative laser 28.81 Biopsy of retina choroid and vitreous 28.8 Invasive diagnostic procedures on retina choroid and vitreous 28 Operations On Retina Choroid And Vitreous
29.0 A Orbitotomy - exploration and/or biopsy - 29.0 Orbitotomy 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.0 B Orbitotomy for decompression - 29.0 Orbitotomy 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.0 C Orbitotomy - incision and drainage of abscess - 29.0 Orbitotomy 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.01A Removal of anterior orbital tumor including lacrimal gland biopsy if performed 29.01 Orbitotomy with frontal approach 29.0 Orbitotomy 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.02A Remove orbital tumor posterior to globe - first 90 minutes 29.02 Orbitotomy with lateral approach 29.0 Orbitotomy 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.21A Evisceration with or without implant 29.21 Removal of ocular contents with implant into scleral shell 29.2 Evisceration of eyeball 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.29 Other evisceration of eyeball - 29.2 Evisceration of eyeball 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.31A Enucleation with or without implant into tenon"s capsule with attachment of extra ocular muscles 29.31 Enucleation of eyeball with implant into tenon"s capsule with attachment of muscles 29.3 Removal of eyeball 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.4 A Exenteration of orbital contents with or without flap graft - 29.4 Exenteration of orbital contents 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.55A Replacement of socket implant or dermal fat graft to socket 29.55 Other reinsertion of ocular implant 29.5 Insertion of ocular or orbital implant 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.91 Retrobulbar injection of therapeutic agent - 29.9 Other operations on orbit or eyeball 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball
29.99A Removal of intraocular foreign body 29.99 Other operations on eye unspecified structure or type 29.9 Other operations on orbit or eyeball 29 Operations On Orbit And Eyeball

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