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

97001

Physical Therapy Evaluation

 

97002

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