• Traumatic Flap Dislocation


    The patient has a traumatic dislocation of the Lasik flap in the right eye. The patient is new to us, as the Lasik was performed at another practice. Thirty minutes were spent in the minor procedure room repairing the Lasik flap. Which CPT code is best to bill?

    Answer: CPT code 66250 Revision or repair of operative wound of anterior segment is appropriate for LASIK flap repairs.