Author Topic: Flexion/Distraction Code  (Read 2042 times)

daleby22

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Flexion/Distraction Code
« on: September 17, 2010, 04:30:47 PM »
Hello, what is the proper code to bill Flexion/Distraction?  I started using a new SOAP notes software and they have a 97012 code for Flexion/Distraction.  I was under the impression that this code was for "mechanical traction" such as the intersegmental traction trable.

Hopefully someone can clear this up for me.

Thanks

DMK

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Re: Flexion/Distraction Code
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2010, 06:49:27 PM »
97012 is mechanical traction, that IS flexion distraction, just a different kind of table that is usually used with the doctor attending.