Where Can Parents Get Pediatric Dental Coverage?

Dental insurance companies require CDT (Current Dental Terminology) codes on claims, while medical insurance companies require CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) codes, which “[describes] medical treatment,” on their claims (“Billing medical plans for dental treatment” 2016). Medical insurance companies also need an additional code: the ICD...

Coding Tip: D4355 Full mouth debridement to enable a  comprehensive evaluation and diagnosis on a subsequent visit, was revised in 2018 to clarify that full mouth debridement is performed to enable a comprehensive oral evaluation on a separate visit on another date.   Meaning you cannot...

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