Dermatology 00237 - Additional surgical professional fee billable when either of the above two procedures are performed under general anesthesia

General Info

Billing Amount: $56.08

Minimum number of minutes per unit: 0 Mins

Max units / day / patient: 0

Max units / year / patient: 0

Description

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Notes:

(a) Only the following conditions qualify for payment under 00235, 00236, 00237:
i) Port wine stains involving the face and/or neck;
ii) Complicated superficial haemangiomas:
- lesions interfering with function (vision, breathing or feeding).
- lesions which are ulcerated, bleeding, or prone to infections where standard wound care has failed.
iii) Facial naevus of Otaiv) Disfiguring facial pigmentary anomalies (eg: segmental or systematized).

(b) Only the following types of lasers qualify for payment under 00235, 00236, 00237:
i) Pulsed dye laser
ii) Q-Switched Ruby laser
iii) Q-Switched YAG laser

(c) Restricted to Dermatology and Plastic Surgery

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