Physical Therapy CPT Codes

 

Physical therapy has specific codes under rehabilitation therapists. Physical therapy CPT codes are in the 97000’s.

Physical Therapy CPT Codes Name of Code Description
97161 Physical Therapy Evaluation: low complexity
97162 Physical Therapy Evaluation: moderate complexity
97163 Physical Therapy Evaluation: high complexity
97164 Physical Therapy Re-evaluation
97010 Hot or cold packs, application of a modality to one or more areas
97012 Mechanical Traction Application of a modality to one ore more areas; traction, mechanical
97014 Electrical Stimulation (unattended) Application of a modality to one ore more areas; electrical stimulation (unattended)
97016 Vasopneumatic Device Application of a modality to one ore more areas; vasopneumatic devices
97018 Paraffin bath Application of a modality to one ore more areas; paraffin bath
97022 Whirlpool Application of a modality to one ore more areas; whirlpool
97024 Diathermy Application of a modality to one ore more areas; diathermy (eg. microwave)
97026 Infrared Application of a modality to one ore more areas; infrared
97028 Ultraviolet Application of a modality to one ore more areas; ultraviolet
97032 Electrical Stimulation (manual) Application of a modality to one ore more areas; electrical stimulation (manual), each 15 minutes
97033 Iontophoresis Application of a modality to one ore more areas; iontophoresis, each 15 minutes
97034 Contrast Bath Application of a modality to one ore more areas; contrast bath, each 15 minutes
97035 Ultrasound Application of a modality to one ore more areas; ultrasound, each 15 minutes
97036 Hubbard Tank Application of a modality to one ore more areas; Hubbard tank, each 15 minutes
97110 Therapeutic Exercise Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; therapeutic exercises to develop strength and endurance, range of motion, and flexibility. (Generally describe a service aimed at improving a single parameter, such as strength, ROM, etc.)
97112 Neuromuscular Re-education Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; neuromuscular re-education of movement, balance, coordination, kinesthetic sense, posture, and/or proprioception for sitting and/or standing activities.
97113 Aquatic Therapy Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; aquatic therapy with therapeutic exercise
97116 Gait Training Skilled improvement of gait, includes stair climbing
97124 Massage Therapeutic Therapeutic procedure, one or more areas, each 15 minutes; massage, including effleurage, petrissage and/or tapotement (stroking, compression, percussion)
97140 Manual Therapy Techniques Skilled manual therapy techniques (mobilization, manual lymphatic drainage, manual traction), one or more regions, each 15 minutes. (PROM is NOT manual therapy)
97530 Therapeutic Activity Use of dynamic activities to improve functional performance . Describes the activities that use multiple parameters (strength, rom,balance, etc) together and focus and achieving functional activity.
97535 Self Care/ Home Management Self care/home management training (ADL and compensatory training, meal preparation, safety procedures and instructions in the use of assistive technology devices/adaptive equipment)
97542 Wheelchair Management Wheelchair management (eg, assessment, fitting, training). each 15 minutes
97760 Orthotic Management Orthotic(s) management and training (including assessment and fitting when not otherwise reported), upper extremity(s), lower extremity(s) and/or trunk, each 15 minutes
97761 Prosthetic Management Prosthetic training, upper and/or lower extremity(s), each 15 minutes
97762 Orthotic/Prosthetic Checkout Checkout for orthotic/prosthetic use, established patient, each 15 minutes
97150 Group Therapeutic Therapeutic procedure(s), group (2 or more individuals)
29530 Knee Strapping
29540 Ankle Strapping
29240 Shoulder Strapping

 

Telehealth Codes Name of Code
G2061-G2063 E-visits
98970-98972 Online digital evaluation & management
G2012 Virtual checkn-in
G2010 Remote evaluation of images & recorded video
98966-98968 Telephone visits