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Blepharoptosis Procedure Clarification

Issue: #390 SEP2016

Topic: Reimbursement


For clarification purposes, the blepharoplasty procedure (CPT 15822, 15823) is denied as included in the blepharoptosis procedure (CPT 67901-67908) and no additional reimbursement will be made.

For medical necessity criteria please refer to the medical policy for Blepharoplasty, Ptosis Repair and Brow Lift.