HCPCS Code Details - L5722

HCPCS Level II Code
Orthotic and Prosthetic Procedures, Devices
HCPCS Code L5722
Description

Long description:
Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, pneumatic swing, friction stance phase control

Short description:
Knee-shin pneum swg frct exo

HCPCS Modifier1
HCPCS Pricing indicator 38 - Orthotics, prosthetics, prosthetic devices & vision services (price subject to floors and ceilings)
Multiple pricing indicator A - Not applicable as HCPCS priced under one methodology
Coverage code C - Carrier judgment
BETOS2 code D1F - Prosthetic/Orthotic devices
HCPCS Action code N - No maintenance for this code
Type of service P - Lump sum purchase of DME, prosthetics, orthotics
Effective date
Date added Added Jan 01, 1986
HCPCS Coding Procedures

HCPCS Modifiers

In HCPCS Level II, modifiers are composed of two alpha or alphanumeric characters.

Example: E0260-NU - Hospital bed, semi-electric (head and foot adjustment), with any type side rails, with mattress
NU” identifies the hospital bed as new equipment

See also

  • HCPCS L5710 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, manual lock

  • HCPCS L5712 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, friction swing and stance phase control (safety knee)

  • HCPCS L5714 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, variable friction swing phase control

  • HCPCS L5716 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, polycentric, mechanical stance phase lock

  • HCPCS L5718 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, polycentric, friction swing and stance phase control

  • HCPCS L5724 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, fluid swing phase control

  • HCPCS L5726 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, external joints fluid swing phase control

  • HCPCS L5728 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, fluid swing and stance phase control

  • HCPCS L5780 · Addition, exoskeletal knee-shin system, single axis, pneumatic/hydra pneumatic swing phase control


1 Two-digit numeric codes are Level I code modifiers copyrighted© by the American Medical Association's Current Procedural Terminology (CPT).

2 BETOS stands for “Berenson-Eggers Type Of Service”