Reimbursement for Laser Photocoagulation

Topic: Laser Photocoagulation

Sponsor: Nidek

Updated: 05/10/2018

Nidek

This FAQ addresses the following:

  1. What are Nidek’s GYC-500 and GYC-500 Vixi lasers?
  2. What are the indications for laser photocoagulation treatment of the eye?
  3. Are these laser procedures covered by Medicare and other payers?
  4. What CPT codes describe laser photocoagulation of the eye?
  5. Are these codes bundled with other services?
  6. What does Medicare allow for these procedures?
  7. If we need to repeat laser photocoagulation, is it billable?