Top 10 Medicare ASC procedures by spending

The following 10 Medicare procedures had the most spending in ASCs in 2016, based on the VMG Health 2017 Intellimarker: Multi-Specialty ASC Study.

• 66984 Cataract surgery w/iot 1 stage
• 43239 Upper GI endoscopy biopsy
• 45380 Colonoscopy and biopsy
• 45385 Lesion removal biopsy
• 66982 Cataract surgery complex
• 64483 Inj foramen epidual l/s
• 63685 Insr/redo spine n generator
• 64493 Inj paravert f jnt l/s lev
• 63650 Implant neuroelectrodes
• 66821 After cataract laser surgery

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