Thoracic surgery MSP billing codes


Referred Cases

Code Description Amount
79005 EMERGENCY VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $96.15
79007 SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $28.04
79008 SUBSEQUENT HOSPITAL VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $23.92
79009 SUBSEQUENT HOME VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $48.19
79010 CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $140.45
79012 REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $63.23

Telehealth Service With Direct Interactive Video Link With The Patient

Code Description Amount
79207 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT THORACIC SURG $28.04
79208 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT HOSP VISIT THORACIC SURGERY $23.92
79210 TELEHEALTH CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $140.45
79212 TELEHEALTH REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULT - THORACIC $63.23

Lung Surgery

Code Description Amount
07924 DECOMPRESSION TRAUMATIC PNEUMOTHORAX $37.64
79015 LOBECTOMY $1,318.24
79020 BRONCHOPLASTY (EXTRA TO LOBECTOMY) $239.01
79025 PNEUMONECTOMY - LUNG $1,432.35
79030 SEGMENTAL RESECTION - LUNG $1,318.24
79035 THORACOTOMY - INCLUDING WEDGE RESECTION $739.61
79036 ADDITIONAL WEDGE RESECTION OF LUNG $75.63
79040 DRAINAGE OF ABSCESS LUNG $494.31
79045 THORACOTOMY W/WO BIOPSY OR REMOVAL FOREIGN BODY $748.02
79050 DECORTICATION OF LUNG $1,153.25
79055 PLEURECTOMY $739.61
79060 INTRATHORACIC TUMOR - WITHOUT LUNG INVOLVEMENT $993.24

Airway Surgery

Code Description Amount
02407 TRACHEOTOMY $337.51
02420 DILATION OF TRACHEA $81.70
02421 DILATION OF TRACHEA - REPEAT WITHIN ONE MONTH $37.69
02422 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W F B REMOVAL- <3 YRS $374.93
02430 MICRO-SURGERY W CO2 LASER FOR REMOVAL OF-1ST PROC $438.84
02435 MICROSURGERY W C02 LASER FOR ..-SUBSEQUENT PROC $438.84
02450 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W REMOVAL F BODY $251.36
07949 LASER THERAPY:INTRA-TRACHEAL/INTRA-BRONCHIAL TUMOR $448.17
79065 TRACHAEL RESECTION $931.70
79070 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH LARYNGEAL RELEASE $459.89
79075 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH HILAR RELEASE $459.89
79080 BRONCHOPLEURAL FISTULA CLOSURE $921.21
79085 REPAIR OF RUPTURED BRONCHUS $931.70

Mediastinal Surgery

Code Description Amount
79095 MEDIASTINAL CYST OR TUMOUR $1,028.89
79100 MEDIASTINUM - THYMECTOMY $768.62

Chest Wall Surgery

Code Description Amount
79105 RIB RESECTION FOR EMPYEMA $481.09
79110 CLOSURE OF PLEUROSTOMY RE:LONGTERM CARE OF EMPYEMA $481.09
79115 PECTUS EXCAVATUM AND CARINATUM $750.10
79120 THORACOPLASTY $750.10
79125 CERVICAL RIB RESECTION $348.55
79130 TRANS-AXILLARY RESECTION OF FIRST RIB $839.45
79135 CHEST WALL TUMOUR WITH RIB RESECTION $982.06

Diaphragm Surgery

Code Description Amount
07431 DIAPHRAGMATIC INJURY - REPAIR $792.50
70019 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST $252.83
70020 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST - TIME FROM 1-3 HOURS $26.40
70601 REPAIR PARA-OESOPHAGEAL HIATUS HERNIA $748.66
70602 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - OPEN $748.66
70603 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - LAPAROSCOPIC $748.66
70604 CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA $1,130.06
70605 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION - ACUTE $792.50
70606 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION -CHRONIC $725.59
70607 IMBRICATION OF DIAPHRAGM FOR EVENTRATION $662.67

Oesophageal Surgery

Code Description Amount
33321 REMOVAL OF FOREIGN MATERIAL CAUSING OBSTRUCTION $100.40
33322 THERAPEUTIC INJECTION(S), SCLEROSIS, BAND LIGATION $114.95
33323 TRANSENDOSCOPIC TUBE, STENT OR CATHETER $100.35
33324 THERMAL COAGULATION - HEATER PROBE AND LASER $41.96
33325 GASTRIC POLYPECTOMY $159.07
33326 PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPICALLY PLACED FEEDING TUBE $72.69
33327 ENDOSCOPIC REPOSITIONING OF GASTRIC FEEDING TUBE $14.03
33328 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION, BLIND BOUGINAGE $56.39
33329 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION OR DILATION OF PATHOLOGICAL $107.40
70500 OESOPHAGOTOMY:CERV. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $528.79
70501 OESOPHAGOTOMY:THORA. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $628.11
70502 CRICOPHARYNGEAL MYOTOMY - CERVICAL APPROACH $462.37
70503 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - SECONDARY SURGEON $467.09
70504 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - 2ND SURG $467.09
70505 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - 2ND SURGEON $467.09
70506 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-2ND SURG $467.09
70509 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - 2ND SURG $467.09
70511 PART.OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACOABDOMINAL - 2ND SURG. $467.09
70530 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION - CERVICAL APPROACH $528.79
70531 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION THORACIC/ABDOMINAL $766.05
70532 EXCISION - OESOPHAGEAL LESION - LAPAROSCOPIC/ THO $766.05
70533 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $1,409.26
70534 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - PRIM. SURG $1,648.35
70535 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $1,610.61
70536 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-1ST SURG $1,837.10
70538 PARTIAL OESOPHAGECTOMY - DISTAL 2/3 $1,610.61
70539 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - PRIM. SURG $1,837.10
70540 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACO-ABDOM. OR ABDOMINAL $1,409.26
70541 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THROACOABDOMINAL - 1ST SURG $1,648.35
70542 OESOPHAGECTOMY,TOTAL OR PARTIAL,W/O RECONSTRUCTION $1,057.56
70544 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-THORACI $644.24
70545 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-CERVICA $528.79

Oesophageal Repair

Code Description Amount
02449 OESOPHAGOSCOPY-RIGID FOR REMOVAL OF FOREIGN BODY $188.51
02473 LARYNGO-PHARYNGO-OESOPHAGECTOMY - PRIMARY EXCISION $1,560.87
71530 OESOPHAGOSTOMY - CERVICAL $523.47
71531 REPAIR TRACHEO-OESOPHAGAL FISTULA-CERVICAL APPR. $792.50
71532 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/O TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $1,104.95
71533 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/ TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $1,356.08
71534 DIVISION OF TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $792.50
71535 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - LAPAROSCOPIC $906.99
71536 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - OPEN $725.59
71537 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY WITH FUNDIC PATCH $780.11
71538 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - WITH GASTROPLASTY $979.39
71539 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM -THORACIC APPROACH $662.59
71540 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM - LAPAROSCOPIC $828.24
71541 CARDIOSPASM - WITH FUNDOPLICATION - OPEN $926.09
71542 CARDIOSPASM WITH FUNDOPLICATION - LAPAROSCOPIC $1,157.62
71543 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - WITH STOMACH $1,409.26
71544 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - COLON INTERPOSIT $1,648.35
71548 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND OR INJURY - CERVICAL APPROACH $703.15
71549 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND - TRANSTHORACIC/TRANSABDOMINAL $843.78
71550 OESOPHAGOSTOMY/FISTULA CLOSURE-CERVICAL APPROACH $703.15
71551 OESOPHAGOSTOMY OR FISTULA CLOSURE - TRANSTHORACIC $843.78

Miscellaneous Surgery

Code Description Amount
32031 CLOSED DRAINAGE OF CHEST, OPERATION ONLY. $105.55
70023 EXC BIOPSY OF LYMPH GLAND FOR SUSP MALIG - NECK $131.83
70624 PYLOROMYOTOMY, CUTTING OF PYLORIC MUSCLE $396.26
70630 GASTRECTOMY PARTIAL/DISTAL WITH GASTRODUODENOSTOMY $966.37
79140 SCALENOTOMY - ANTERIOR $194.02

Diagnostic Procedures

Code Description Amount
00700 BRONCHOSCOPY OR BRONCHOFIBROSCOPY $88.10
00701 DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY $37.14
00702 BRONCHOSCOPY WITH BIOPSY $150.68
00710 MEDIASTINOSCOPY OR ANTERIOR MEDIASTINOTOMY $189.69
00719 THORACOSCOPY $168.03
00736 BRONCHIAL BRUSHING - EXTRA TO BRONCHOSCOPY $65.74
00868 GASTROSTOMY/GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY - PERCUTANEOUS $268.13
10761 ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY (EGD) $88.40
10762 RIGID ESOPHAGOSCOPY $73.62
10763 INITIAL ESOPHAGEAL, GASTRIC OR DUODENAL BIOPSY $28.63
10764 MULTIPLE BIOPSIES FOR DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSES $42.94

Needle Biopsy Procedures

Code Description Amount
00745 PERIPHERAL OR SUBCUTANEOUS LYMPH NODE BIOPSY $47.48
00749 PARIETAL PLEURAL INCLUDING THORACENTESIS $46.23
00751 PERICARDIAL PUNCTURE $132.59
00755 ARTERY PUNCTURE $6.28
00759 PARACENTESIS (THORACIC)OR TRANSTRACHIAL ASPIRATION $21.77
00788 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - TECHNICAL FEE $73.25
00797 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST $135.19
00798 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - PROFESSIONAL FEE $61.94
00817 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - TECHNICAL FEE $12.26
00818 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - PROFESSIONAL FEE $40.22