JAN 19, 2023
MIGS Bio Stent Billing
Question: The surgeon would like to insert a MIGS bio stent, internal approach, into the suprachoroidal space. What is the correct coding for a standalone procedure and when performed with cataract surgery?
Answer: Bill CPT 0253T Insertion of anterior segment aqueous drainage device, without extraocular reservoir; internal approach, into the suprachoroidal space if standalone; 66989/66991 if in combination with cataract surgery. Review the information at aao.org/migs for the most up-to-date information about billing for MIGS procedures.