Orthotripsy 28890

CPT Technique
Indications Complications
Contraindications Follow-up Care / Rehab Protocol
Alternatives Outcomes
Pre-op Planning / Case Card Review References

synonyms: Ossatron

 Orthotripsy CPT

  •  28890

Orthotripsy Indications

  • Plantar fasciitis which has failed 6 months of conservative care.

 Orthotripsy Contraindications


Orthotripsy Alternatives

  • Conservative care
  • Plantar fascial release

Orthotripsy Pre-op Planning

  • Must schedule Ossatron 

Orthotripsy Technique

  • 7 miniute procedure

Orthotripsy Complications

  • We discussed the risks of surgery including, but not limited to:  skin reddening, bruising, temporary numbness or tingling, plantar fascia tear, incomplete relief of pain, incomplete return of function, need for further surgery and the risks of anesthesia including heart attack, stroke and death. 

Orthotripsy Follow-up care

  • Post-op: WBAT in regular shoe, No running/sports for 4 weeks.  No lifting >25 pounds for 3 weeks.  Off feet for 24 hours.  Light duty for 2 weeks.  

Orthotripsy Outcomes

  • 80% success

Orthotripsy Review References