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Each surgeon would bill 27447 with the 62 modifier and RT or LT based on which provider worked on which side. If they both worked on both knees than each surgeon could bill with the 50 modifier along with the 62 modifier. Be prepared to send both op…
It may deny, but you will win on appeal proving the separate sessions, separate procedures.
Use 78 modifier on the second procedure for unplanned return to the OR for a complication.
This would be considered unbundling and incorrect coding. Every procedure has a built in e/m service so billing just for the OV and not the procedure would not tell the whole story of the encounter. It would be like a medial or lateral meniscectomy …