Thoracic surgery MSP billing codes


Referred Cases

Code Description Amount
79005 EMERGENCY VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $95.72
79007 SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $27.91
79008 SUBSEQUENT HOSPITAL VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $23.81
79009 SUBSEQUENT HOME VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $47.97
79010 CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $139.82
79012 REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $62.95

Telehealth Service With Direct Interactive Video Link With The Patient

Code Description Amount
79207 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT THORACIC SURG $27.91
79208 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT HOSP VISIT THORACIC SURGERY $23.81
79210 TELEHEALTH CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $139.82
79212 TELEHEALTH REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULT - THORACIC $62.95

Lung Surgery

Code Description Amount
07924 DECOMPRESSION TRAUMATIC PNEUMOTHORAX $37.47
79015 LOBECTOMY $1,312.33
79020 BRONCHOPLASTY (EXTRA TO LOBECTOMY) $237.94
79025 PNEUMONECTOMY - LUNG $1,425.93
79030 SEGMENTAL RESECTION - LUNG $1,312.33
79035 THORACOTOMY - INCLUDING WEDGE RESECTION $736.30
79036 ADDITIONAL WEDGE RESECTION OF LUNG $75.29
79040 DRAINAGE OF ABSCESS LUNG $492.10
79045 THORACOTOMY W/WO BIOPSY OR REMOVAL FOREIGN BODY $744.67
79050 DECORTICATION OF LUNG $1,148.08
79055 PLEURECTOMY $736.30
79060 INTRATHORACIC TUMOR - WITHOUT LUNG INVOLVEMENT $988.79

Airway Surgery

Code Description Amount
02407 TRACHEOTOMY $336.00
02420 DILATION OF TRACHEA $81.33
02421 DILATION OF TRACHEA - REPEAT WITHIN ONE MONTH $37.52
02422 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W F B REMOVAL- <3 YRS $373.25
02430 MICRO-SURGERY W CO2 LASER FOR REMOVAL OF-1ST PROC $436.87
02435 MICROSURGERY W C02 LASER FOR ..-SUBSEQUENT PROC $436.87
02450 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W REMOVAL F BODY $250.23
07949 LASER THERAPY:INTRA-TRACHEAL/INTRA-BRONCHIAL TUMOR $446.16
79065 TRACHAEL RESECTION $927.53
79070 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH LARYNGEAL RELEASE $457.83
79075 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH HILAR RELEASE $457.83
79080 BRONCHOPLEURAL FISTULA CLOSURE $917.08
79085 REPAIR OF RUPTURED BRONCHUS $927.53

Mediastinal Surgery

Code Description Amount
79095 MEDIASTINAL CYST OR TUMOUR $1,024.28
79100 MEDIASTINUM - THYMECTOMY $765.18

Chest Wall Surgery

Code Description Amount
79105 RIB RESECTION FOR EMPYEMA $478.93
79110 CLOSURE OF PLEUROSTOMY RE:LONGTERM CARE OF EMPYEMA $478.93
79115 PECTUS EXCAVATUM AND CARINATUM $746.74
79120 THORACOPLASTY $746.74
79125 CERVICAL RIB RESECTION $346.99
79130 TRANS-AXILLARY RESECTION OF FIRST RIB $835.69
79135 CHEST WALL TUMOUR WITH RIB RESECTION $977.66

Diaphragm Surgery

Code Description Amount
07431 DIAPHRAGMATIC INJURY - REPAIR $788.95
70019 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST $251.70
70020 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST - TIME FROM 1-3 HOURS $26.28
70601 REPAIR PARA-OESOPHAGEAL HIATUS HERNIA $745.31
70602 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - OPEN $745.31
70603 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - LAPAROSCOPIC $745.31
70604 CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA $1,125.00
70605 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION - ACUTE $788.95
70606 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION -CHRONIC $722.34
70607 IMBRICATION OF DIAPHRAGM FOR EVENTRATION $659.70

Oesophageal Surgery

Code Description Amount
33321 REMOVAL OF FOREIGN MATERIAL CAUSING OBSTRUCTION $99.95
33322 THERAPEUTIC INJECTION(S), SCLEROSIS, BAND LIGATION $114.44
33323 TRANSENDOSCOPIC TUBE, STENT OR CATHETER $99.90
33324 THERMAL COAGULATION - HEATER PROBE AND LASER $41.77
33325 GASTRIC POLYPECTOMY $158.36
33326 PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPICALLY PLACED FEEDING TUBE $72.36
33327 ENDOSCOPIC REPOSITIONING OF GASTRIC FEEDING TUBE $13.97
33328 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION, BLIND BOUGINAGE $56.14
33329 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION OR DILATION OF PATHOLOGICAL $106.92
70500 OESOPHAGOTOMY:CERV. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $526.42
70501 OESOPHAGOTOMY:THORA. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $625.30
70502 CRICOPHARYNGEAL MYOTOMY - CERVICAL APPROACH $460.30
70503 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - SECONDARY SURGEON $465.00
70504 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - 2ND SURG $465.00
70505 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - 2ND SURGEON $465.00
70506 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-2ND SURG $465.00
70509 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - 2ND SURG $465.00
70511 PART.OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACOABDOMINAL - 2ND SURG. $465.00
70530 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION - CERVICAL APPROACH $526.42
70531 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION THORACIC/ABDOMINAL $762.62
70532 EXCISION - OESOPHAGEAL LESION - LAPAROSCOPIC/ THO $762.62
70533 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $1,402.95
70534 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - PRIM. SURG $1,640.97
70535 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $1,603.39
70536 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-1ST SURG $1,828.87
70538 PARTIAL OESOPHAGECTOMY - DISTAL 2/3 $1,603.39
70539 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - PRIM. SURG $1,828.87
70540 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACO-ABDOM. OR ABDOMINAL $1,402.95
70541 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THROACOABDOMINAL - 1ST SURG $1,640.97
70542 OESOPHAGECTOMY,TOTAL OR PARTIAL,W/O RECONSTRUCTION $1,052.82
70544 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-THORACI $641.35
70545 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-CERVICA $526.42

Oesophageal Repair

Code Description Amount
02449 OESOPHAGOSCOPY-RIGID FOR REMOVAL OF FOREIGN BODY $187.67
02473 LARYNGO-PHARYNGO-OESOPHAGECTOMY - PRIMARY EXCISION $1,553.88
71530 OESOPHAGOSTOMY - CERVICAL $521.12
71531 REPAIR TRACHEO-OESOPHAGAL FISTULA-CERVICAL APPR. $788.95
71532 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/O TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $1,100.00
71533 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/ TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $1,350.00
71534 DIVISION OF TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $788.95
71535 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - LAPAROSCOPIC $902.93
71536 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - OPEN $722.34
71537 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY WITH FUNDIC PATCH $776.62
71538 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - WITH GASTROPLASTY $975.00
71539 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM -THORACIC APPROACH $659.62
71540 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM - LAPAROSCOPIC $824.53
71541 CARDIOSPASM - WITH FUNDOPLICATION - OPEN $921.94
71542 CARDIOSPASM WITH FUNDOPLICATION - LAPAROSCOPIC $1,152.43
71543 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - WITH STOMACH $1,402.95
71544 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - COLON INTERPOSIT $1,640.97
71548 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND OR INJURY - CERVICAL APPROACH $700.00
71549 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND - TRANSTHORACIC/TRANSABDOMINAL $840.00
71550 OESOPHAGOSTOMY/FISTULA CLOSURE-CERVICAL APPROACH $700.00
71551 OESOPHAGOSTOMY OR FISTULA CLOSURE - TRANSTHORACIC $840.00

Miscellaneous Surgery

Code Description Amount
32031 CLOSED DRAINAGE OF CHEST, OPERATION ONLY. $105.08
70023 EXC BIOPSY OF LYMPH GLAND FOR SUSP MALIG - NECK $131.24
70624 PYLOROMYOTOMY, CUTTING OF PYLORIC MUSCLE $394.48
70630 GASTRECTOMY PARTIAL/DISTAL WITH GASTRODUODENOSTOMY $962.04
79140 SCALENOTOMY - ANTERIOR $193.15

Diagnostic Procedures

Code Description Amount
00700 BRONCHOSCOPY OR BRONCHOFIBROSCOPY $87.71
00701 DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY $36.97
00702 BRONCHOSCOPY WITH BIOPSY $150.00
00710 MEDIASTINOSCOPY OR ANTERIOR MEDIASTINOTOMY $188.84
00719 THORACOSCOPY $167.28
00736 BRONCHIAL BRUSHING - EXTRA TO BRONCHOSCOPY $65.45
00868 GASTROSTOMY/GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY - PERCUTANEOUS $266.93
10761 ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY (EGD) $88.00
10762 RIGID ESOPHAGOSCOPY $73.29
10763 INITIAL ESOPHAGEAL, GASTRIC OR DUODENAL BIOPSY $28.50
10764 MULTIPLE BIOPSIES FOR DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSES $42.75

Needle Biopsy Procedures

Code Description Amount
00745 PERIPHERAL OR SUBCUTANEOUS LYMPH NODE BIOPSY $47.27
00749 PARIETAL PLEURAL INCLUDING THORACENTESIS $46.02
00751 PERICARDIAL PUNCTURE $132.00
00755 ARTERY PUNCTURE $6.25
00759 PARACENTESIS (THORACIC)OR TRANSTRACHIAL ASPIRATION $21.67
00788 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - TECHNICAL FEE $72.92
00797 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST $134.58
00798 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - PROFESSIONAL FEE $61.66
00817 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - TECHNICAL FEE $12.21
00818 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - PROFESSIONAL FEE $40.04