Dental Claims & Dental Billing Developments & Insights Blog

Claim that finally got paid!! It only took 16 monthsBy Kimberly Scharfenberg Both Becky Osgood and myself worked on getting this paid.On 9/29/15 a claim for BU's for teeth number 6,7,8,9,10,11 and crowns for teeth number 7 and 10 was sent to Delta Dental. On 11/17/15...

D2980 is a "crown" repair to a prosthetic not a filling in a natural tooth surface.  It is to repair a material failure as in fracture.  It would be any part of the crown.  If a filling is needed to repair decay below the crown's...

Ruth Nguyen has been with eAssist since March 2014. She had randomly come across an ad regarding eAssist and applied due to a recent relocation for her husband's employment. She has a love of dentistry and after working in the field for 22 years in...

By: Natalie Lucken, Account ManagerMost of us are already familiar with the acronym DSO, which stands for Dental Service Organization. But what do they do and why would a dentist want to join? Here’s a quick definition: Dental Service Organizations (DSOs) contract with dental practices...

Waiver of copayment(coinsurance) a BIG NO! from the ADA (American Dental Association)“The “ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct” discusses copay forgiveness in section 5.B. 5.B. REPRESENTATION OF FEES. Dentists shall not represent the fees being charged for providing care in a false...