Medicare Reimbursement for Corneal Topography

Topic: Corneal Topography

Sponsor: Nidek

Updated: 05/02/2018


This FAQ addresses the following:

  1. What is corneal topography performed with Medmont E300 distributed by Nidek?
  2. What diagnoses are typically covered and support a claim?
  3. What documentation is required in the medical record?
  4. What CPT code is used to describe this test?
  5. What is the reimbursement for 92025?
  6. Must the physician be in the office while corneal topography is being performed?
  7. Is corneal topography bundled with other services?
  8. How often may this test be repeated?
  9. What is Medicare’s position on corneal topography and refractive surgery?
  10. Will Medicare cover corneal topography prior to cataract surgery?
  11. If coverage of corneal topography is unlikely or uncertain, how should we proceed?