Surgical Procedures: Ophthalmology

Biopsy, lacrimal duct
Blepharoplasty
Corneal transplant
Cataract extraction
Corneal surgery, coded by indiv. procedure    
Correction, lid retraction
Destruction lesion
    Chorioretinal by cryotherapy
    Ciliary body
    Eyelid
Enucleation, eyeball
Examination, eye under anesthesia
Excision
    Chalazion
    Conjunctival lesion
    Foreign body, coded by location in eye
    Pterygium lesion
Extension of orbit
    Lesion
        Eye
        Eyebrow    
        Eyelid
Glaucoma procedures
Injection, therapeutic agent, eye
Intraocular lens insertion
Iridectomy
IV Sedation
Lacrimal duct surgery
    Dilatation and probing
    Dacryocstectomy   
    Dacryocystorrhinostomy
Myectomy
Opthalmoscopy Orbitotomy
    w/removal foreign body
    Drainage or decompression
    Exploration, w/biopsy
Probing, tube insertion, tear duct
Endolymphatic sac operation
Excision
    Aural, glomus tumor
    Cyst, thyroglossal
    Lesion
        Bones, facial
        Face, coded by specific site
Radial Keratomy
Recession, extraocular muscle
Removal   
    Implant, cornea
    Foreign body, intraocular
Repair
    Ectropion
    Entropion (wedge resection)
    Injured Globe
    Iris
    Laceration, conjunctiva
    Ptosis, eyelid
    Reconstruction of skin and subcutaneous tissue
    Symblepharon
Release encircling material, posterior segment
Retinal Detachment
Strabismus
Trabeculotomy
Transposition, ocular muscle
Virectomy, all methods
Pars plana approach, w/laser
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK) (must provide proof of training)
Laser-in-situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) (must provide proof of training)
 

Copyright © 1998-2017 The Center For Surgery | Terms of Use and Privacy Statement