Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC, CPMA

Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPCDr. Lehrman is a podiatrist practicing in Fort Collins, CO and operates Lehrman Consulting, LLC which provides consultation services regarding coding, compliance and documentation. Dr. Lehrman is a Certified Professional Coder and Certified Professional Medical Auditor. He serves as a staff liaison at the AMA CPT® Editorial Panel meetings where CPT codes are created, edited, and deleted. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons, and is recognized as a “Master” by the American Professional Wound Care Association. Dr Lehrman is a Fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management, Past Director of the American Professional Wound Care Association Board of Directors, and is a Past Chairman of the Board of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons. Dr. Lehrman is also on the editorial advisory board of the journal WOUNDS.


  • By Published On: December 9, 20221.3 min read

    If a surgical dressing will be needed following a surgery, may we dispense the dressing prior to the surgery and submit a claim for payment Read More →

  • By Published On: November 14, 20221.5 min read

    AMERX Wound Care Kits Dispensing AMERX Wound Care Kits allows providers to dispense both a primary dressing and a secondary dressing at the same Read More →

  • By Published On: October 26, 20221.5 min read

    DMEPOS Supplier In order to receive Medicare reimbursement for supplying surgical dressings, a supplier must enroll in the Medicare program as a durable medical Read More →

  • By Published On: September 14, 20222.3 min read

    The process by which office and other outpatient evaluation and management (E&M) levels (CPT® 99202 – 99215) are selected was changed by the AMA Read More →

  • By Published On: August 17, 20221.7 min read

    There are two current proposals that pose a significant threat to skin substitute services. It is important that providers who treat chronic wounds have advanced Read More →

  • By Published On: July 18, 20221.7 min read

    Many wound care-related procedures, including some amputations and certain incision and drainage services carry with them a 10- or 90-day postoperative global period.  For Read More →

  • By Published On: June 10, 20221.9 min read

    Is it appropriate to submit an evaluation and management (E&M) service when a patient presents with a healed ulcer? It depends. Probably, but it Read More →

  • By Published On: May 13, 20222.3 min read

    Venous Leg Ulcer Formation Venous leg ulcers develop as a result of abnormal vein function.  When venous blood is not returned to the heart Read More →

  • By Published On: April 19, 20221.4 min read

    Can Non-Physicians Order Surgical Dressings? In many cases, the answer is “Yes!” When surgical dressings are dispensed to a patient, a Standard Written Order (SWO) Read More →

  • By Published On: March 18, 20222.5 min read

    Can Surgical Dressings Be Used For Wound Dehiscence? Yes, you can use surgical dressings for wound dehiscence. For Medicare beneficiaries, there is no time Read More →