Reimbursement for Micropulse Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation

Topic: Laser Subthreshold

Sponsor: Iridex

Updated: 01/14/2022


This FAQ addresses the following:

  1. What is MicroPulse® transscleral cyclophotocoagulation?
  2. What are the indications for MP-TSCPC?
  3. What CPT code is used in the United States to report MP-TSCPC?
  4. Is 66710 covered and reimbursed by Part B Medicare?
  5. What is the global surgery period for 66710?
  6. What is the Medicare physician reimbursement for MP-TSCPC?
  7. Does Medicare allow a facility fee for MP-TSCPC?
  8. How can I be reimbursed for MP-TSCPC on the fellow eye during the 90-day postop period?
  9. Can MP-TSCPC be reimbursed if performed on both eyes on the same day?
  10. Can I be reimbursed for a repeat MP-TSCPC on the same eye?
  11. Can a surgeon share or co-manage postop care for 66710?