JAN 18, 2023
Contraindication for Dilation
Question: When considering billing a comprehensive Eye Visit code (92004 or 92014) does documenting the patient’s refusal to be dilated count as a contraindication?
Answer: The reason for not dilating a patient should be a medical contraindication.
Nonmydriatic photos are not a substitute for a dilated exam. Comprehensive exam and Optos