Thoracic surgery MSP billing codes


Referred Cases

Code Description Amount
79005 EMERGENCY VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $97.98
79007 SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $28.58
79008 SUBSEQUENT HOSPITAL VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $24.37
79009 SUBSEQUENT HOME VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $49.10
79010 CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $143.12
79012 REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $64.43

Telehealth Service With Direct Interactive Video Link With The Patient

Code Description Amount
79207 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT THORACIC SURG $28.58
79208 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT HOSP VISIT THORACIC SURGERY $24.37
79210 TELEHEALTH CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $143.12
79212 TELEHEALTH REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULT - THORACIC $64.43

Lung Surgery

Code Description Amount
07924 DECOMPRESSION TRAUMATIC PNEUMOTHORAX $37.92
79015 LOBECTOMY $1,343.28
79020 BRONCHOPLASTY (EXTRA TO LOBECTOMY) $243.55
79025 PNEUMONECTOMY - LUNG $1,459.55
79030 SEGMENTAL RESECTION - LUNG $1,343.28
79035 THORACOTOMY - INCLUDING WEDGE RESECTION $753.66
79036 ADDITIONAL WEDGE RESECTION OF LUNG $77.08
79040 DRAINAGE OF ABSCESS LUNG $503.71
79045 THORACOTOMY W/WO BIOPSY OR REMOVAL FOREIGN BODY $762.23
79050 DECORTICATION OF LUNG $1,175.15
79055 PLEURECTOMY $753.66
79060 INTRATHORACIC TUMOR - WITHOUT LUNG INVOLVEMENT $1,012.12

Airway Surgery

Code Description Amount
02407 TRACHEOTOMY $340.04
02420 DILATION OF TRACHEA $151.50
02421 DILATION OF TRACHEA - REPEAT WITHIN ONE MONTH $151.30
02422 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W F B REMOVAL- <3 YRS $377.74
02430 MICRO-SURGERY W CO2 LASER FOR REMOVAL OF-1ST PROC $442.14
02435 MICROSURGERY W C02 LASER FOR ..-SUBSEQUENT PROC $442.14
02450 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W REMOVAL F BODY $253.25
07949 LASER THERAPY:INTRA-TRACHEAL/INTRA-BRONCHIAL TUMOR $451.54
79065 TRACHAEL RESECTION $949.39
79070 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH LARYNGEAL RELEASE $468.63
79075 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH HILAR RELEASE $468.63
79080 BRONCHOPLEURAL FISTULA CLOSURE $938.71
79085 REPAIR OF RUPTURED BRONCHUS $949.39

Mediastinal Surgery

Code Description Amount
79095 MEDIASTINAL CYST OR TUMOUR $1,048.42
79100 MEDIASTINUM - THYMECTOMY $783.22

Chest Wall Surgery

Code Description Amount
79105 RIB RESECTION FOR EMPYEMA $490.24
79110 CLOSURE OF PLEUROSTOMY RE:LONGTERM CARE OF EMPYEMA $490.24
79115 PECTUS EXCAVATUM AND CARINATUM $764.35
79120 THORACOPLASTY $764.35
79125 CERVICAL RIB RESECTION $355.17
79130 TRANS-AXILLARY RESECTION OF FIRST RIB $855.41
79135 CHEST WALL TUMOUR WITH RIB RESECTION $1,000.72

Diaphragm Surgery

Code Description Amount
07431 DIAPHRAGMATIC INJURY - REPAIR $798.45
70019 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST $254.72
70020 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST - TIME FROM 1-3 HOURS $31.99
70601 REPAIR PARA-OESOPHAGEAL HIATUS HERNIA $1,203.61
70602 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - OPEN $1,203.61
70603 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - LAPAROSCOPIC $1,203.61
70604 CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA $1,511.27
70605 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION - ACUTE $1,103.18
70606 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION -CHRONIC $1,102.91
70607 IMBRICATION OF DIAPHRAGM FOR EVENTRATION $667.65

Oesophageal Surgery

Code Description Amount
33321 REMOVAL OF FOREIGN MATERIAL CAUSING OBSTRUCTION $101.15
33322 THERAPEUTIC INJECTION(S), SCLEROSIS, BAND LIGATION $115.81
33323 TRANSENDOSCOPIC TUBE, STENT OR CATHETER $101.10
33324 THERMAL COAGULATION - HEATER PROBE AND LASER $42.28
33325 GASTRIC POLYPECTOMY $160.27
33326 PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPICALLY PLACED FEEDING TUBE $73.23
33327 ENDOSCOPIC REPOSITIONING OF GASTRIC FEEDING TUBE $14.14
33328 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION, BLIND BOUGINAGE $56.82
33329 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION OR DILATION OF PATHOLOGICAL $108.21
70500 OESOPHAGOTOMY:CERV. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $532.76
70501 OESOPHAGOTOMY:THORA. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $632.83
70502 CRICOPHARYNGEAL MYOTOMY - CERVICAL APPROACH $465.85
70503 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - SECONDARY SURGEON $470.59
70504 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - 2ND SURG $470.59
70505 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - 2ND SURGEON $470.59
70506 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-2ND SURG $470.59
70509 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - 2ND SURG $470.59
70511 PART.OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACOABDOMINAL - 2ND SURG. $470.59
70530 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION - CERVICAL APPROACH $532.76
70531 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION THORACIC/ABDOMINAL $771.80
70532 EXCISION - OESOPHAGEAL LESION - LAPAROSCOPIC/ THO $771.80
70533 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $2,015.03
70534 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - PRIM. SURG $2,015.03
70535 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $2,266.91
70536 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-1ST SURG $2,266.91
70538 PARTIAL OESOPHAGECTOMY - DISTAL 2/3 $1,622.72
70539 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - PRIM. SURG $1,850.90
70540 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACO-ABDOM. OR ABDOMINAL $1,419.85
70541 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THROACOABDOMINAL - 1ST SURG $1,660.74
70542 OESOPHAGECTOMY,TOTAL OR PARTIAL,W/O RECONSTRUCTION $1,065.51
70544 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-THORACI $649.08
70545 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-CERVICA $532.76

Oesophageal Repair

Code Description Amount
02449 OESOPHAGOSCOPY-RIGID FOR REMOVAL OF FOREIGN BODY $189.93
02473 LARYNGO-PHARYNGO-OESOPHAGECTOMY - PRIMARY EXCISION $1,572.60
71530 OESOPHAGOSTOMY - CERVICAL $527.40
71531 REPAIR TRACHEO-OESOPHAGAL FISTULA-CERVICAL APPR. $1,511.27
71532 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/O TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $1,511.27
71533 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/ TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $1,763.15
71534 DIVISION OF TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $798.45
71535 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - LAPAROSCOPIC $913.80
71536 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - OPEN $731.04
71537 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY WITH FUNDIC PATCH $785.97
71538 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - WITH GASTROPLASTY $1,209.02
71539 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM -THORACIC APPROACH $667.57
71540 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM - LAPAROSCOPIC $834.46
71541 CARDIOSPASM - WITH FUNDOPLICATION - OPEN $933.05
71542 CARDIOSPASM WITH FUNDOPLICATION - LAPAROSCOPIC $1,166.32
71543 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - WITH STOMACH $1,419.85
71544 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - COLON INTERPOSIT $1,660.74
71548 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND OR INJURY - CERVICAL APPROACH $1,259.40
71549 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND - TRANSTHORACIC/TRANSABDOMINAL $1,511.27
71550 OESOPHAGOSTOMY/FISTULA CLOSURE-CERVICAL APPROACH $1,259.40
71551 OESOPHAGOSTOMY OR FISTULA CLOSURE - TRANSTHORACIC $1,511.27

Miscellaneous Surgery

Code Description Amount
32031 CLOSED DRAINAGE OF CHEST, OPERATION ONLY. $135.42
70023 EXC BIOPSY OF LYMPH GLAND FOR SUSP MALIG - NECK $202.10
70624 PYLOROMYOTOMY, CUTTING OF PYLORIC MUSCLE $501.59
70630 GASTRECTOMY PARTIAL/DISTAL WITH GASTRODUODENOSTOMY $973.63
79140 SCALENOTOMY - ANTERIOR $197.70

Diagnostic Procedures

Code Description Amount
00700 BRONCHOSCOPY OR BRONCHOFIBROSCOPY $111.58
00701 DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY $37.42
00702 BRONCHOSCOPY WITH BIOPSY $205.54
00710 MEDIASTINOSCOPY OR ANTERIOR MEDIASTINOTOMY $193.30
00719 THORACOSCOPY $325.80
00736 BRONCHIAL BRUSHING - EXTRA TO BRONCHOSCOPY $66.23
00868 GASTROSTOMY/GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY - PERCUTANEOUS $272.50
10761 ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY (EGD) $89.06
10762 RIGID ESOPHAGOSCOPY $74.18
10763 INITIAL ESOPHAGEAL, GASTRIC OR DUODENAL BIOPSY $28.84
10764 MULTIPLE BIOPSIES FOR DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSES $43.26

Needle Biopsy Procedures

Code Description Amount
00745 PERIPHERAL OR SUBCUTANEOUS LYMPH NODE BIOPSY $48.37
00749 PARIETAL PLEURAL INCLUDING THORACENTESIS $129.44
00751 PERICARDIAL PUNCTURE $164.21
00755 ARTERY PUNCTURE $6.33
00759 PARACENTESIS (THORACIC)OR TRANSTRACHIAL ASPIRATION $80.40
00788 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - TECHNICAL FEE $73.80
00797 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST $174.84
00798 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - PROFESSIONAL FEE $101.03
00817 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - TECHNICAL FEE $12.35
00818 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - PROFESSIONAL FEE $40.52