Thoracic surgery MSP billing codes


Referred Cases

Code Description Amount
79005 EMERGENCY VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $99.12
79007 SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $28.91
79008 SUBSEQUENT HOSPITAL VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $24.65
79009 SUBSEQUENT HOME VISIT - THORACIC SURGERY $49.68
79010 CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $144.80
79012 REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $65.18

Telehealth Service With Direct Interactive Video Link With The Patient

Code Description Amount
79207 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT OFFICE VISIT THORACIC SURG $28.91
79208 TELEHEALTH SUBSEQUENT HOSP VISIT THORACIC SURGERY $24.65
79210 TELEHEALTH CONSULTATION - THORACIC SURGERY $144.80
79212 TELEHEALTH REPEAT OR LIMITED CONSULT - THORACIC $65.18

Lung Surgery

Code Description Amount
07924 DECOMPRESSION TRAUMATIC PNEUMOTHORAX $38.20
79015 LOBECTOMY $1,359.03
79020 BRONCHOPLASTY (EXTRA TO LOBECTOMY) $246.41
79025 PNEUMONECTOMY - LUNG $1,476.68
79030 SEGMENTAL RESECTION - LUNG $1,359.03
79035 THORACOTOMY - INCLUDING WEDGE RESECTION $762.50
79036 ADDITIONAL WEDGE RESECTION OF LUNG $77.99
79040 DRAINAGE OF ABSCESS LUNG $509.62
79045 THORACOTOMY W/WO BIOPSY OR REMOVAL FOREIGN BODY $771.18
79050 DECORTICATION OF LUNG $1,188.93
79055 PLEURECTOMY $762.50
79060 INTRATHORACIC TUMOR - WITHOUT LUNG INVOLVEMENT $1,023.99

Airway Surgery

Code Description Amount
02407 TRACHEOTOMY $390.00
02420 DILATION OF TRACHEA $152.64
02421 DILATION OF TRACHEA - REPEAT WITHIN ONE MONTH $152.43
02422 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W F B REMOVAL- <3 YRS $380.57
02430 MICRO-SURGERY W CO2 LASER FOR REMOVAL OF-1ST PROCEDURE $442.14
02435 MICROSURGERY W C02 LASER FOR ..-SUBSEQUENT PROC $445.46
02450 BRONCHO OR MICROLARYNGOSCOPY W REMOVAL OF FOREIGN BODY $255.15
07949 LASER THERAPY:INTRA-TRACHEAL/INTRA-BRONCHIAL TUMOR $454.93
79065 TRACHAEL RESECTION $960.53
79070 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH LARYNGEAL RELEASE $474.12
79075 TRACHEAL RESECTION - WITH HILAR RELEASE $474.12
79080 Closure of bronchopleural fistula $949.72
79085 REPAIR OF RUPTURED BRONCHUS $960.53

Mediastinal Surgery

Code Description Amount
79095 MEDIASTINAL CYST OR TUMOUR $1,060.72
79100 MEDIASTINUM - THYMECTOMY $792.40

Chest Wall Surgery

Code Description Amount
79105 RIB RESECTION FOR EMPYEMA $495.99
79110 CLOSURE OF PLEUROSTOMY RE:LONGTERM CARE OF EMPYEMA $495.99
79115 PECTUS EXCAVATUM AND CARINATUM $773.31
79120 THORACOPLASTY $773.31
79125 CERVICAL RIB RESECTION $359.33
79130 TRANS-AXILLARY RESECTION OF FIRST RIB $865.45
79135 CHEST WALL TUMOUR WITH RIB RESECTION $1,012.46

Diaphragm Surgery

Code Description Amount
07431 DIAPHRAGMATIC INJURY - REPAIR $804.44
70019 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST $256.63
70020 CERTIFIED SURGICAL ASSIST - TIME FROM 1-3 HOURS $32.23
70601 Repair of para-oesophageal hiatus hernia, transabdominal, with or without fundoplication $1,212.64
70602 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - OPEN $1,212.64
70603 DIAPHRAGMATIC OR OTHER HERNIA - LAPAROSCOPIC $1,212.64
70604 CONGENITAL DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA $1,522.60
70605 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION - ACUTE $1,215.00
70606 REPAIR DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA OR LACERATION -CHRONIC $1,215.00
70607 IMBRICATION OF DIAPHRAGM FOR EVENTRATION $800.00

Oesophageal Surgery

Code Description Amount
33321 REMOVAL OF FOREIGN MATERIAL CAUSING OBSTRUCTION $101.91
33322 THERAPEUTIC INJECTION(S), SCLEROSIS, BAND LIGATION $116.68
33323 TRANSENDOSCOPIC TUBE, STENT OR CATHETER $101.86
33324 THERMAL COAGULATION - HEATER PROBE AND LASER $42.60
33325 GASTRIC POLYPECTOMY $161.47
33326 PERCUTANEOUS ENDOSCOPICALLY PLACED FEEDING TUBE $73.78
33327 ENDOSCOPIC REPOSITIONING OF GASTRIC FEEDING TUBE $14.25
33328 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION, BLIND BOUGINAGE $57.25
33329 ESOPHAGEAL DILATION OR DILATION OF PATHOLOGICAL $109.02
70500 OESOPHAGOTOMY:CERV. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $536.76
70501 OESOPHAGOTOMY:THORA. APPROACH W/ REM. FOREIGN BODY $637.58
70502 CRICOPHARYNGEAL MYOTOMY - CERVICAL APPROACH $469.34
70503 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - SECONDARY SURGEON $650.00
70504 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - 2ND SURG $650.00
70505 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - 2ND SURGEON $650.00
70506 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-2ND SURG $650.00
70509 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - 2ND SURG $650.00
70511 PART.OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACOABDOMINAL - 2ND SURG. $650.00
70530 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION - CERVICAL APPROACH $536.76
70531 EXCISION OESOPHAGEAL LESION THORACIC/ABDOMINAL $777.59
70532 EXCISION - OESOPHAGEAL LESION - LAPAROSCOPIC/ THO $777.59
70533 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/O THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $2,030.14
70534 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ COLON INTERPOSITION - PRIM. SURG $2,030.14
70535 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/ THORACOTOMY - PRIMARY SURGEON $2,283.91
70536 OESOPHAGECTOMY W/THORACOTOMY&COLON INTER.-1ST SURG $2,283.91
70538 PARTIAL OESOPHAGECTOMY - DISTAL 2/3 $1,634.89
70539 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY W/COLON INTER. - PRIM. SURG $1,864.78
70540 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THORACO-ABDOM. OR ABDOMINAL $1,430.50
70541 PART. OESOPHAGECTOMY THROACOABDOMINAL - 1ST SURG $1,673.20
70542 OESOPHAGECTOMY,TOTAL OR PARTIAL,W/O RECONSTRUCTION $1,073.50
70544 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-THORACI $653.95
70545 DIVERTICULECTOMY OF HYPOPHARYNX/OESOPHAGUS-CERVICA $536.76

Oesophageal Repair

Code Description Amount
02449 Rigid oesophagoscopy for removal of foreign body $191.35
02473 LARYNGO-PHARYNGO-OESOPHAGECTOMY - PRIMARY EXCISION $1,900.00
71530 OESOPHAGOSTOMY - CERVICAL $531.36
71531 REPAIR TRACHEO-OESOPHAGAL FISTULA-CERVICAL APPR. $2,000.00
71532 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/O TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $2,000.00
71533 OESOPHAGOPLASTY - W/ TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $2,250.00
71534 DIVISION OF TRACHEO-OESOPHAGEAL FISTULA $804.44
71535 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - LAPAROSCOPIC $920.65
71536 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - OPEN $736.52
71537 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY WITH FUNDIC PATCH $791.86
71538 OESOPHAGOGASTRIC FUNDOPLASTY - WITH GASTROPLASTY $1,218.09
71539 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM -THORACIC APPROACH $672.58
71540 PLASTIC OPERATION: CARDIOSPASM - LAPAROSCOPIC $840.72
71541 CARDIOSPASM - WITH FUNDOPLICATION - OPEN $940.05
71542 CARDIOSPASM WITH FUNDOPLICATION - LAPAROSCOPIC $1,175.07
71543 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - WITH STOMACH $1,430.50
71544 GASTROINTESTINAL RECONSTRUCTION - COLON INTERPOSIT $1,673.20
71548 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND OR INJURY - CERVICAL APPROACH $1,268.85
71549 OESOPHAGEAL WOUND - TRANSTHORACIC/TRANSABDOMINAL $1,522.60
71550 OESOPHAGOSTOMY/FISTULA CLOSURE-CERVICAL APPROACH $1,268.85
71551 OESOPHAGOSTOMY OR FISTULA CLOSURE - TRANSTHORACIC $1,522.60

Miscellaneous Surgery

Code Description Amount
32031 CLOSED DRAINAGE OF CHEST, OPERATION ONLY. $137.00
70023 EXC BIOPSY OF LYMPH GLAND FOR SUSP MALIG - NECK $203.62
70624 PYLOROMYOTOMY, CUTTING OF PYLORIC MUSCLE $505.35
70630 GASTRECTOMY PARTIAL/DISTAL WITH GASTRODUODENOSTOMY $1,100.00
79140 SCALENOTOMY - ANTERIOR $200.02

Diagnostic Procedures

Code Description Amount
00700 BRONCHOSCOPY OR BRONCHOFIBROSCOPY $117.42
00701 DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY $37.70
00702 BRONCHOSCOPY WITH BIOPSY $207.08
00710 MEDIASTINOSCOPY OR ANTERIOR MEDIASTINOTOMY $195.57
00719 THORACOSCOPY $329.62
00736 BRONCHIAL BRUSHING - EXTRA TO BRONCHOSCOPY $66.73
00868 GASTROSTOMY/GASTROJEJUNOSTOMY - PERCUTANEOUS $275.79
10761 ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY (EGD) $89.73
10762 RIGID ESOPHAGOSCOPY, including collection of specimens by brushing or washing, - procedural fee $74.74
10763 INITIAL ESOPHAGEAL, GASTRIC OR DUODENAL BIOPSY $29.06
10764 MULTIPLE BIOPSIES FOR DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSES $43.58

Needle Biopsy Procedures

Code Description Amount
00745 PERIPHERAL OR SUBCUTANEOUS LYMPH NODE BIOPSY $48.94
00749 PARIETAL PLEURAL INCLUDING THORACENTESIS $130.41
00751 PERICARDIAL PUNCTURE $252.53
00755 ARTERY PUNCTURE $6.38
00759 PARACENTESIS (THORACIC)OR TRANSTRACHIAL ASPIRATION $84.00
00788 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - TECHNICAL FEE $74.35
00797 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST $176.15
00798 OESOPHAGEAL, MOTILITY TEST - PROFESSIONAL FEE $101.79
00817 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - TECHNICAL FEE $12.44
00818 OESOPHAGEAL PH STUDY - PROFESSIONAL FEE $40.82