Jonathan Rubenstein, MD

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Is it appropriate to bill 51700 for urinary retention 2 weeks after TURP?

March 24, 2021

"Placing a catheter to irrigate obstructing blood clots (CPT 51700) is specifically included in the payment for the TURP if this complication is managed outside of an operating room," write Jonathan Rubenstein, MD, and Mark Painter.

Urology coding Q&A: Is CPT code 99072 being paid?

February 01, 2021

"Unfortunately, we have found that most if not all insurers do not pay for this code and additionally often have policies against charging patients for extra supplies, and balance billing would be a violation of their contract," write Jonathan Rubenstein, MD, and Mark Painter.