Musculoskeletal

Cervical Laminoplasty

Laminoplasty is an orthopaedic/neurosurgical surgical procedure for treating spinal stenosis by relieving pressure on the spinal cord. The procedure involves cutting the lamina on both sides of the affected vertebrae (cutting through on one side and merely cutting a groove on the other) and then "swinging" the freed flap of bone open thus relieving the pressure on the spinal cord... Wikipedia

 

HCPCS Code #                                                                   Average Florida Medicare Physician Reimbursement

63050 .......................................................................................................$1,628.65

63051 .......................................................................................................$1,852.07

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