CMS FEE SCHEDULE FOR ASSISTANT SURGEON        
(0) PAYMENT RESTRICTION UNLESS SUPPORTING DOCUMENTNTATION CAN ESTABLISH MEDICAL NECESSITY
(2) ASSISTANT MAY BE PAID
1 OR \ DOES NOT ALLOW ASSISTANT
expected payment
CLEFT LIP AND PALATE 2007tfRVU asst PHP Medicaid
40701 REPAIR BILATERAL CLEFT LIP 30.04 2 $372 $229
40840 VESTIBULOPLASTY, ANTERIOR 16.75 2 $208 $128
42200 REPAIR CLEFT PALATE 23.4 2 $290 $178
42215 MAJOR REVISION CLEFT PALATE 18.83 2 $233 $143
42226 PHARYNGEAL FLAP 25.14 2 $312 $192
42235 REPAIR  ANTERIOR HARD PALATE WITH VOMER FLAP 20.12 2 $249 $153
42260 REPAIR NASOLABIAL FISTULA 18.14 2 $225 $138
BREAST   2007tfRVU asst PHP Medicaid
19316 MASTOPEXY 20.07 2 $249 $153
19318 BREAST REDUCTION - UNILATERAL 29.78 2 $369 $227
19318-50 BREAST REDUCTION - BILATERAL 44.67 2 $554 $340
19325 BREAST AUGMENTATION WITH PROSTHESIS 16.4 0 $203 $125
19357 INSERTION TISSUE EXPANDER 39.2 2 $486 $299
19361 LATISSIMUS DORSI FLAP 39.75 2 $493 $303
49560 REPAIR VENTRAL HERNIA 18.44 2 $229 $141
49568 MESH 7.09 2 $88 $54
19366 BREAST RECON OTHER TECHN (2nd stage)  allows asst. 36.21 2 $449 $276
37617 LIGATION DIEA 35.54 2 $441 $271
37618 LIGATION LEG ARTERY 10.17 2 $126 $77
MICROTIA 2007tfRVU asst PHP Medicaid
21230 RIB CARTILAGE GRAFT 20.12 0 $249 $153
21208 SCULPT COSTAL CARTILAGE FRAMEWORK 21.38 0 $265 $163
32095 REPAIR PLEURAL LEAK 16.6 2 $206 $126
69320 CONCHA RECONSTRUCTION 39.36 2 $488 $300
15576 PEDICLE EAR LOBE TRANSFER 16.92 0 $210 $129
69300 OTOPLASTY 11.75 0 $146 $90
15732 TPF FLAP 33.36 2 $414 $254
NOSE   2007tfRVU asst PHP Medicaid
21208 POREX IMPLANT 21.38 0 $265 $163
30400 TIP RHINOPLASTY 26.69 0 $331 $203
30410 RHINOPLASTY COMPLETE 32.53 2 $403 $248
30460 RHINOPLASTY CLP DEF TIP ONLY 20.54 2 $255 $157
30462 RHINOPLASTY CLP DEF COMPLETE 41.48 2 $514 $316
30465 REPAIR NASAL VESTIBULAR STENOSIS 24.84 0 $308 $189
COSMETIC 2007tfRVU asst PHP Medicaid
15830 PANNICULECTOMY FOR INSURANCE 29.98 2 $372 $228
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