Orthopedic Coding and Billing Services

medical billing and coding services for Orthopedicians

Orthopedic surgeons are doctors who specialize in the musculoskeletal system – the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles that are so essential to movement and everyday life. These doctors treat simple and complex injuries and diseases that affect the musculoskeletal system. Examples of conditions include fractures, dislocations, and arthritis.

Orthopedic Coding and Billing Services for

Orthopedic Diseases & Conditions:

  • Fractures (Traumatic/Pathological/Open/Closed)
  • Joint dislocations
  • Sprains and strains
  • Tennis elbow
  • ACL tear
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Carpal/ Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Meniscus tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Scoliosis, Kyphosis
  • Vertebral disorders and many more..
Orthopedic Surgery Clinic Medical Billing
Medical Coding Modifiers in Orthopedic

Orthopedics Treatments & Procedures:

  • Amputation
  • Arthroscopic surgeries
  • Joint fusion
  • Arthroplasty or joint replacements
  • Repair and reconstruction of torn ligaments and tendons
  • Spine surgeries including discectomy, foraminotomy, laminectomy, and spinal fusion
  • Craniotomy, burr hole
  • ORIF and advanced external fixation
  • Bone grafting and many more..

Synergy HCLS Orthopedics Coders:

Codes and Modifiers for Orthopaedics Billing Services
  • Apply accurate, complete and consistent coding practices.
  • Assign and report only the codes that are clearly and consistently supported by the coding documentation. This documentation can include forms, records and other electronic and/or scanned images of clinical procedures and other medical services.
  • Adhere to ICD coding conventions and the official coding guidelines approved by the Cooperating Parties.
  • Follow CPT rules established by the American Medical Association, and any other official coding rules and guidelines established by the industry.
  • Seek clarification and proper documentation from the provider prior to assigning codes when documentation is conflicting, incomplete or ambiguous.
  • Are credentialed through AHIMA, AAPC or other accredited professional coding organizations and follow all procedures necessary to maintain these credentials. 

Benefits of our Orthopedic Billing and Coding Services:

  • We bring excellence, knowledge, and accuracy to orthopedic billing and coding services while building a revenue cycle devoid of defects for your practice.
  • With patient demographics entry, insurance verification, insurance authorizations, coding, billing, and reconciling of accounts, our medical billing process can add value to your organization.
  • Our team strives to introduce a friction-free billing, coding, claim submission, and payment posting process.
  • We ensure consistent accounts receivable follow-up and prior authorization to avoid claim denials.
  • Our claim denials management team’s #1 priority is shifting your focus from denial management to denial prevention.
  • Synergy HCLS helps orthopedics offer excellent care for their patients, focusing on improving their administrative & financial excellence.
Orthopedic Billing & Coding Services

We also provide following services to Orthopedics:

AR and Payment Posting
Denial Management
Physician Credentialing
Medical Record Transcription
Medical Summarization

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