With such a diverse and broad range of services and sub-specialties to take into account, general surgery practices face more challenges and complex coding requirements than other specialties when it comes to adequately billing and collecting payment for services. Successful reimbursements and claims approvals depend on accuracy, attention to administrative details, and dedicated financial and personnel resources that can distract from patient care and cost a practice more money.
With complicated and confusing coding requirements, often for one session with a single patient, the average general surgery practice could stand to lose tens of thousands of dollars every year through incomplete and denied claims. With a high volume of patients and procedures performed every year, following up with patients and insurance companies to chase outstanding payments can be a time consuming, frustrating, and ineffective use of practice resources.
With over 30 years of experience in outsourcing your medical billing and practice management, ML Medical Billing has specialized our services to offer custom, individualized services to our general surgery clients, no matter what the practice size. With advanced, state-of-the-art software and highly skilled account executives, we will design a service package to meet your practice’s particular needs. Call (888) 719-7602 or contact us online to learn more about our specialties and our services today.
The ML Medical Billing Difference
We take on all of the hassle and responsibility of the billing and claims submission process from start to finish. Our job is not complete until your practice has received payment for all services rendered. With detailed reporting capabilities and “super bill” design to address your practice’s specific needs, you can stay on top of the process while we do all of the heavy lifting!
ML Medical Billing can potentially increase your general surgery practice’s monthly profits by as much as 10-20%. Some of the many conditions and general surgery procedures we can bill for on behalf of your practice include:
- Bariatric (Weight loss)
- Colorectal (anal cancer, fistula, bowel obstruction, Chron’s disease, colon cancer, hemorrhoids, rectal cancer, ulcerative Colitis)
- Endocrine (Thyroid cancer, goiter, Cushing’s syndrome, hyperthyroidism)
- Esophageal cancer, GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
- Gall bladder cancer
- Gastrointestinal tumors, small intestine cancer
- Liver tumors
- Pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer
- Gastric cancer
- Ablative therapies
- Endoscopy and micro surgeries
- Cosmetic and plastic surgery
- Whipple procedure
Medical Billing and Coding Specialists for Your General Surgery Practice
Call (888) 719-7602 today or make an appointment online to start lowering your practice’s administrative costs and increase profits with ML Medical Billing’s practice management and outsource your billing and coding solutions. Try our free online ML Billing profit calculator for estimates on your practice’s monthly profit and savings potential! We have locations in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Miami but serve clients throughout the U.S.
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