- List of Level II Taxonomy Codes
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery Hand Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine
- Orthopaedic Surgery Foot and Ankle Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine
- Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Trauma
|Specialization||Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery|
|Grouping||Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians|
|Level||Level III - Area of Specialization|
|Definition||Recognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgeons deal with reconstructive procedures such as joint arthroplasty (i.e., hip and knee), osteotomy, arthroscopy, soft-tissue reconstruction, and a variety of other adult reconstructive surgical procedures.|
|Medicare Specialty Code Medicare Specialty Code Crosswalk|
Health care providers and suppliers who are eligible to enroll in Medicare can use this crosswalk that links the taxonomy code with its appropriate medicare specialty code.
|20 - Physician/Orthopedic Surgery|
|Notes||Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: definiton added, source added] Additional Resources: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2007. http://www.abos.org/. Separate board certification is not currently offered.|
|Version||NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 21.0 - January 2021|
The code 207XS0114X is the health care provider taxonomy code for orthopaedic surgery grouped under allopathic & osteopathic physicians with a specialization in adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgery. NPI records indicate a total of 2,616 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgery of which 74 are registered as females, 1,916 registered as males and 626 are organizations.
207XS0114X is a level III taxonomy code "area of specialization" used to classify a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians providers is determined by the Subspecialty Certificates issued by the different national boards. Taxonomy codes are self-selected by the health care provider. Their specialty is defined based on their education level and training. Taxonomy codes do not specify the actual services rendered by the health care provider.
Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery Health Care Providers by State
|207XP3100X||Orthopaedic Surgery||Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery|
|207XS0106X||Orthopaedic Surgery||Hand Surgery|
|207XS0117X||Orthopaedic Surgery||Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine|
|207XX0004X||Orthopaedic Surgery||Foot and Ankle Surgery|
|207XX0005X||Orthopaedic Surgery||Sports Medicine|
|207XX0801X||Orthopaedic Surgery||Orthopaedic Trauma|
The Health Care Providers Taxonomy Code dataset is © Copyright 2020 of the American Medical Association. The code set is designed for use in electronic health care transactions mandated under HIPAA.
The taxonomy codes are unique alphanumeric codes, ten characters in length. The codes are divided into three distinct "levels": Provider Grouping, Classification, and Area of Specialization. The code set levels are organized to allow navigating down from generic classification to a provider's most specific level of specialization.
The National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC) maintains the taxonomy code set. For additional information visit nucc.org