How Much Do Tonsil Removal Procedures Cost?

CPT® Code Procedure Description Median Price
42700 Drainage of abscess near tonsil $585
42820 Removal of tonsils and adenoid glands (younger than 12 years) $5,086
42821 Removal of tonsils and adenoid glands (12 years or older) $5,060
42825 Removal of tonsils (younger than 12 years) $7,006
42826 Removal of tonsils (12 years or older) $5,109
42830 Primary removal of adenoids (younger than 12 years) $5,897
42831 Primary removal of adenoids (12 years or older) $3,779
42835 Secondary removal of adenoids (younger than 12 years) $656
42836 Secondary removal of adenoids (12 years or older) $2,878
42860 Removal of remaining tonsil tissue $2,686
42999 Other procedure on throat, adenoids, or tonsils $532

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