Diagnostic radiology OHIP billing codes

These are the most commonly used Diagnostic radiology OHIP billing codes. To find other billing codes search the OHIP fee schedule here .


General Listings

Code Description Amount
A335 Consultation $50.00
A365 Special interventional radiological consultation $223.20
A330 Radiology second opinion of CT study, per study $89.50
A332 Radiology second opinion of MRI study, per study $199.70
A331 Minor assessment $17.75
A338 Minor assessment $17.75

Angiography

Code Description Amount Ans Units
J021 By catheterization - abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial - insertion of catheter (including cut down, if necessary) and injection, if given $121.40 6
J022 By catheterization - abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial - selective catheterization - add to catheter insertion fee (per vessel, to maximum of 4) … add $60.15
J014 By catheterization - abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial - selective catheterization - selective catheterization for spinal and parathyroid angiography - add to catheter insertion fee $38.05
J056 By catheterization - abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial - selective catheterization - transcatheter fibrinolytic therapy $582.45 7
J058 Vascular stenting $101.55 6
J066 Renal angioplasty $438.10 6
J031 Carotid angiogram - direct puncture $89.90 6
J025 Transluminal angioplasty including angiography (if anatomy is known), with or without pressure measurements - one or more site(s) or vessel(s) $398.15 6
J067 Spinal angiography for AV malformation, per vessel, maximum of 12 vessels per side $38.20 6
J048 Percutaneous trans-hepatic catheter portal venography $311.05 6
J027 Peripheral arteriogram - direct puncture $76.55 6
J026 Peripheral venogram - direct puncture $61.50 6
J033 Splenoportogram $111.50 6
J034 Trans-lumbar aortogram $89.90 6
J032 Vertebral angiogram - direct puncture or by retrograde brachial injection $111.50 6
J040 Embolization (e.g. for treatment of haemangioma or renal carcinoma) - first vessel, claim appropriate angiographic procedural and radiological fees plus $105.30
J047 - each additional vessel catheterized and occluded per vessel $49.35
J023 Intra-arterial infusion of drugs e.g. for control of gastrointestinal haemorrhage - claim appropriate angiographic procedural and radiological fees plus a per diem supervision fee of $29.55
J035 Pressure measurements during angiography $29.55

Miscellaneous Examinations

Code Description Amount
X151 Cordotomy, percutaneous $0.00
X163 Dacrocystogram $0.00
X164 Discogram(s) - one or more levels $0.00
X167 Fistula or sinus $0.00
X169 Laminogram, planigram, tomogram $0.00
X170 Laryngogram $0.00
X171 Lymphangiogram $0.00
X192 Mammary ductography $0.00
X184 Mammogram - Signs or Symptoms - Dedicated equipment - unilateral $0.00
X185 Mammogram - Signs or Symptoms - Dedicated equipment - bilateral $0.00
X172 Mammogram - No Signs or Symptoms - Dedicated Equipment - unilateral $0.00
X178 Mammogram - No Signs or Symptoms - Dedicated Equipment - bilateral $0.00
X194 Additional coned views with or without magnification (limit of two per breast) per film $0.00
X201 Breast biopsy specimen x-ray, per specimen $0.00
X150 Mechanical evaluation of knee $0.00
X193 Microradioscopy of the hands $0.00
X173 Myelogram - spine and/or posterior fossa $0.00
X190 Pantomography $0.00
X154 Penis $0.00
X165 Photographic subtraction $0.00
X176 Sialogram $0.00
X177 Skin thickness measurement $0.00
X183 Ventriculogram $0.00
X166 Examination using portable machine “in home” add to first examination only $0.00

Computed Tomography (Ct)

Code Description Amount
X400 Head - without IV contrast $0.00
X401 Head - with IV contrast $0.00
X188 Head - with and without IV contrast $0.00
E874 - Head with CT perfusion study, to X188, X400, X401, X402, X405, or X408 … add $0.00
X402 Complex head - without IV contrast $0.00
X405 Complex head - with IV contrast $0.00
X408 Complex head - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X403 Neck - without IV contrast $0.00
X404 Neck - with IV contrast $0.00
X124 Neck - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X406 Thorax - without IV contrast $0.00
X407 Thorax - with IV contrast $0.00
X125 Thorax - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X235 Cardio-thoracic $0.00
X409 Abdomen - without IV contrast $0.00
X410 Abdomen - with IV contrast $0.00
X126 Abdomen - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X231 Pelvis - without IV contrast $0.00
X232 Pelvis - with IV contrast $0.00
X233 Pelvis - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X234 CT colonography $0.00
X412 Extremities (one or more) - without IV contrast $0.00
X413 Extremities (one or more) - with IV contrast $0.00
X127 Extremities (one or more) - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X415 Spine(s) -without IV contrast $0.00
X416 Spine(s) - with IV contrast $0.00
X128 Spine(s) - with and without IV contrast $0.00
X168 CT guidance of biopsy $0.00
X417 Three dimensional CT acquisition sequencing, including post-processing (minimum of 60 slices; maximum 1 scan per patient per day). $0.00

Bone Mineral Density (Bmd) Measurement

Code Description Amount
X145 Baseline test - one site $0.00
X146 Baseline test - two or more sites $0.00
X152 Second test - low risk patient - one site $0.00
X153 Second test - low risk patient - two or more sites $0.00
X142 Subsequent test - low risk patient - one site $0.00
X148 Subsequent test - low risk patient - two or more sites $0.00
X149 Subsequent test - high risk patient - one site $0.00
X155 Subsequent test - high risk patient - two or more sites $0.00

Special Examinations

Code Description Amount
X179 Abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial angiogram by catheterization - Using single films - non-selective $0.00
X180 Abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial angiogram by catheterization - selective (per vessel, to a maximum of 4) $0.00
X181 Abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial angiogram by catheterization - Using film changer, cine or multiformat camera - non-selective $0.00
X182 Abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial angiogram by catheterization - Using film changer, cine or multiformat camera - selective (per vessel, to a maximum of 4) $0.00
X140 Abdominal, thoracic, cervical or cranial angiogram by catheterization - Using film changer, cine or multiformat camera - selective (5 or more vessels) $0.00
X160 Carotid angiogram by direct puncture - unilateral $0.00
X161 Carotid angiogram by direct puncture - bilateral $0.00
X174 Peripheral angiogram - unilateral $0.00
X175 Peripheral angiogram - bilateral $0.00
X198 Splenoportogram $0.00
X199 Translumbar aortogram $0.00
X132 Vertebral angiogram - direct puncture or retrograde brachial injection - unilateral $0.00
X133 Vertebral angiogram - direct puncture or retrograde brachial injection - bilateral $0.00
X156 Arthrogram, tenogram or bursogram $0.00
X200 Arthrogram, tenogram or bursogram - with fluoroscopy and complete positioning throughout by physician $0.00
X158 Bronchogram - unilateral $0.00
X159 Bronchogram - bilateral $0.00
X162 Cerebral stereotaxis $0.00
X122 Cholangiogram, percutaneous trans-hepatic $0.00
X121 Stereotactic core breast biopsy $0.00

Fluoroscopy By Physician With Or Without Spot Films

Code Description Amount
X195 Chest $0.00
X196 Skeleton $0.00
X197 Abdomen $0.00
X189 Fluoroscopic control of clinical procedures done by another physician per 1/4 hour $0.00

Obstetrics And Gynaecology

Code Description Amount
X147 Hysterosalpingogram $0.00

Genitourinary Tract

Code Description Amount
X129 Retrograde pyelogram, unilateral or bilateral $0.00
X130 Intravenous pyelogram including preliminary film $0.00
X137 Cystogram (catheter) $0.00
X135 Cystourethrogram, stress or voiding (catheter) $0.00
X131 Cystourethrogram (non-catheter) $0.00
X191 Intestinal conduit examination or nephrostogram $0.00
X138 Percutaneous antegrade pyelogram $0.00
X139 Percutaneous nephrostogram $0.00
X134 Retrograde urethrogram $0.00
X136 Vasogram $0.00
X141 Cavernosography $0.00

Gastrointestinal Tract

Code Description Amount
X105 Palatopharyngeal analysis - cine or videotape $0.00
X106 Pharynx and oesophagus - cine or videotape $0.00
X107 Oesophagus when X103, X104, X108 or X109 not claimed $0.00
X108 Oesophagus, stomach and duodenum - including survey film, if taken $0.00
X104 Oesophagus, stomach and duodenum - double contrast, including survey film, if taken $0.00
X103 Oesophagus, stomach and duodenum - double contrast, including survey film, if taken, and small bowel $0.00
X110 Hypotonic duodenogram $0.00
X109 Oesophagus, stomach and small bowel $0.00
X111 Small bowel only - when only examination performed during patient’s visit $0.00
X112 Colon - barium enema including survey film, if taken $0.00
X113 Colon - air contrast, primary or secondary, including survey films, if taken $0.00
X114 Gallbladder - one or multiple day examinations $0.00
X120 Gallbladder - one or multiple day examinations with preliminary plain film $0.00
X116 T-tube cholangiogram $0.00
X117 Operative cholangiogram $0.00
X123 Operative pancreatogram or ERCP $0.00

Chest And Abdomen

Code Description Amount
X090 Chest - single view $0.00
X091 Chest - two views $0.00
X092 Chest - three or more views $0.00
X039 Ribs - two or more views $0.00
X040 Sternum - two or more views $0.00
X096 Thoracic inlet - two or more views $0.00
X100 Abdomen - single view $0.00
X101 Abdomen - two or more views $0.00

Skeletal Surveys

Code Description Amount
X057 Skeletal survey for bone age - single film $0.00
X058 Skeletal survey for bone age - two or more films or views $0.00
X080 Other survey studies - e.g. rheumatoid, metabolic or metastatic - single view $0.00
X081 Other survey studies - e.g. rheumatoid, metabolic or metastatic - each additional film or view $0.00

Lower Extremeties

Code Description Amount
X060 Hip (unilateral) - two or more views $0.00
X063 Femur including one joint - two views $0.00
X223 Femur including one joint - three or more views $0.00
X065 Knee including patella - two views $0.00
X224 Knee including patella - three or four views $0.00
X225 Knee including patella - five or more views $0.00
X066 Tibia and fibula including one joint - two views $0.00
X226 Tibia and fibula including one joint - three or more views $0.00
X067 Ankle - two or three views $0.00
X227 Ankle - four or more views $0.00
X068 Calcaneus - two views $0.00
X228 Calcaneus - three or more views $0.00
X069 Foot - two or three views $0.00
X229 Foot - four or more views $0.00
X072 Toe - two views $0.00
X230 Toe - three or more views $0.00
X064 Leg length studies (orthoroentgenogram) $0.00

Upper Extremeties

Code Description Amount
X045 Clavicle - two views $0.00
X209 Clavicle - three or more views $0.00
X046 Acromioclavicular joints (bilateral) with or without weighted distraction - two views $0.00
X210 Acromioclavicular joints (bilateral) with or without weighted distraction - three or more views $0.00
X047 Sternoclavicular joints (bilateral) - two or three views $0.00
X211 Sternoclavicular joints (bilateral) - four or more views $0.00
X048 Shoulder - two views $0.00
X212 Shoulder - three or more views $0.00
X049 Scapula - two views $0.00
X213 Scapula - three or more views $0.00
X050 Humerus including one joint - two views $0.00
X214 Humerus including one joint - three or more views $0.00
X051 Elbow - two views $0.00
X215 Elbow - three or four views $0.00
X216 Elbow - five or more views $0.00
X052 Forearm including one joint - two views $0.00
X217 Forearm including one joint - three or more views $0.00
X053 Wrist - two or three views $0.00
X218 Wrist - four or more views $0.00
X054 Hand - two or three views $0.00
X219 Hand - four or more views $0.00
X055 Wrist and hand - two or three views $0.00
X220 Wrist and hand - four or more views $0.00
X056 Finger or thumb - two views $0.00
X221 Finger or thumb - three or more views $0.00

Spine And Pelvis

Code Description Amount
X025 Cervical spine - two or three views $0.00
X202 Cervical spine - four or five views $0.00
X203 Cervical spine - six or more views $0.00
X027 Thoracic spine - two views $0.00
X204 Thoracic spine - three or more $0.00
X028 Lumbar or lumbosacral spine - two or three views $0.00
X205 Lumbar or lumbosacral spine - four or five views $0.00
X206 Lumbar or lumbosacral spine - six or more views $0.00
X032 Entire spine (scoliosis series) - four views $0.00
X033 Orthoroentgenogram (3 foot film) - single view $0.00
X031 Orthoroentgenogram (3 foot film) - two or more views $0.00
X034 Sacrum and/or coccyx - two views $0.00
X207 Sacrum and/or coccyx - three or more views $0.00
X035 Sacro-iliac joints - two or three views $0.00
X208 Sacro-iliac joints - four or more views $0.00
X036 Pelvis and/or hip(s) - one view $0.00
X037 Pelvis and/or hip(s) - two views (e.g. AP and frog view, both hips, or AP both hips plus lateral one hip) $0.00
X038 Pelvis and/or hip(s) - three or more views (e.g. pelvis and sacro-iliac joints, or AP both hips plus lateral each hip) $0.00

Head And Neck

Code Description Amount
X001 Skull - four views $0.00
X009 Skull - five or more views $0.00
X003 Sella turcica (when skull not examined) $0.00
X004 Facial bones - three views $0.00
X005 Nose - two views $0.00
X006 Mandible - three views (unilateral or bilateral) $0.00
X012 Mandible - four or more views $0.00
X007 Temporomandibular joints - four views including open and closed mouth views $0.00
X008 Sinuses - three views $0.00
X010 Mastoids - bilateral - six views $0.00
X011 Mastoids - bilateral - Internal auditory meati (when skull not examined) $0.00
X016 Eye, for foreign body $0.00
X017 Eye, for localization, additional $0.00
X018 Optic foramina $0.00
X019 Salivary gland region $0.00
X020 Neck for soft tissues - two views $0.00

Non Emergency Hospital In Patient Services

Code Description Amount
C335 Consultation subject to the same conditions as A335 $50.00
C365 Special interventional radiological consultation subject to the same conditions as A365 $223.20
C330 Radiology second opinion of CT study, per study subject to the same conditions as A330 $89.50
C332 Radiology second opinion of MRI study, per study subject to the same conditions as A332 $199.70

Miscellaneous Procedures

Code Description Amount Ans Units
J001 Arthrogram, tenogram or bursogram $29.55 7
J024 Bronchial brushing - unilateral $89.90 6
J044 Bronchial brushing - bilateral $135.00 6
J002 Bronchogram - unilateral $27.00 6
J043 Bronchogram - bilateral $40.65 6
J003 Bronchogram with intra-tracheal catheter - unilateral $68.00 6
J042 Bronchogram with intra-tracheal catheter - bilateral $82.20 6
J050 Carotid or vertebral artery occlusion by detachable balloon - percutaneous $297.30
J053 Cavernosography $45.35
J005 Dacrocystogram $45.40 6
J006 Discogram - one disc $105.30 7
J030 Discogram - each additional disc … add $54.05
J049 Embolization of spinal arteriovenous malformation - percutaneous $437.30 6
J036 Fistula or sinus injection $26.95
J068 Hydrostatic/pneumatic reduction of intussusception $44.25 7
J008 Hysterosalpingogram $56.70 6
J004 Intramammary needling for localization under mammographic control $70.35
J009 Laryngogram $33.50
J010 Lymphangiogram - per side $105.30
J037 Mammary ductography $70.35
J011 Myelogram $93.40 6
J038 Myelogram - with supine views requiring removal and re-introduction of spinal needle … add $21.75
J020 Myelogram - with posterior fossa views … add $23.85
J012 Nephrotomogram $0.00 6
J060 Nephrostogram $29.55
J045 Percutaneous antegrade pyelogram $122.10 6
J055 Percutaneous gastrostomy $223.75
J061 Percutaneous cecostomy $223.75
J062 Percutaneous cholecystostomy $223.75
J063 Percutaneous jejunostomy $259.55
J064 Exchange of drainage tubes, including supervision, imaging and hard copy film interpretation if any $72.65
J046 Percutaneous nephrostomy $223.75 6
J041 Percutaneous removal of intravascular and intraureteric foreign bodies $295.25 0
J065 Dilation of non-vascular structures $20.50 6
J059 Non-vascular stenting $101.55
J069 Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation using CT or ultrasound guidance $515.70
J051 Percutaneous spinal cord puncture for syringogram $94.60 6
J013 Percutaneous trans-hepatic cholangiogram $105.30 6
J057 Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) $787.35 7
J052 Positive contrast cisternogram $99.90 6
Z597 Intracavitary/intratumoural injections $90.10 7
J039 Renal cyst puncture $121.95 6
J018 Sialogram $45.40 6
J007 Tomogram $0.00 7
J028 Urethrogram and/or urethrocystogram and/or or intestinal conduit examination, cystogram $29.55
J029 Vasogram $59.95 6