Medicare Benefits Schedule - Item 45623

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Category 3 - THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES

45623

45623 - Additional Information

Item Start Date:
01-Dec-1991
Description Updated:
01-Nov-2018
Schedule Fee Updated:
01-Jul-2021

Group
T8 - Surgical Operations
Subgroup
13 - Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery
Subheading
4 - Other Grafts And Miscellaneous Procedures

Ptosis of upper eyelid (unilateral), correction of, by:

(a) sutured elevation of the tarsal plate on the eyelid retractors (Muller’s or levator muscle or levator aponeurosis); or

(b) sutured suspension to the brow/frontalis muscle;

Not applicable to a service for repair of mechanical ptosis to which item 45617 applies

Multiple Operation Rule

(Anaes.) (Assist.)

Fee: $752.30 Benefit: 75% = $564.25 85% = $664.40

Extended Medicare Safety Net Cap: $601.85


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  • Assist - Addition/Deletion of (Assist.)
  • Amend - Amended Description
  • Anaes - Anaesthetic Values Amended
  • Emsn - EMSN Change
  • Fee - Fee Amended
  • Renum - Item Number Change (renumbered)
  • New - New Item
  • NewMin - New Item (previous Ministerial Determination)
  • Qfe - QFE Change