Medicare Reimbursement for Corneal Topography

Topic: Corneal Topography

Sponsor: Topcon Medical Systems

Updated: 02/01/2022

Topcon Healthcare

This FAQ addresses the following:

  1. Does Medicare cover corneal topography (CT) with Topcon’s devices?
  2. What conditions are typically covered for CT?
  3. What documentation is required in the medical record to support a charge for CT?
  4. What CPT code describes this test?
  5. What is the reimbursement for 92025?
  6. Is CT bundled with other services?
  7. Must the physician be present while the CT is being performed?
  8. How often may CT be repeated?
  9. Will Medicare cover CT prior to cataract surgery?
  10. What is Medicare’s position on CT and refractive surgery?
  11. May I ever bill the Medicare beneficiary directly for this service?