• Bleb Revision in Office

    Question: Can a bleb revision be performed in the office setting? 

    Answer: Yes, CPT code 66250 Wound revision can be performed in the office setting. The site of service differential clarifies payment with an increase in physician practice expense to provide the surgery in the office at a higher allowable than when performed in a facility. Be sure to specify the location of surgery with the commercial payers when you prior authorize the procedure.

    Learn more about surgeries in the Glaucoma module.