Dental Claims & Dental Billing Developments & Insights Blog

This is why dental practices need eAssist, so their patients don’t have to suffer like this poor patient: A frustrated patient’s story: I had a root canal performed on 6/14. I have primary dental coverage through former employer with BCBS, and secondary dental coverage with current employer...

Be the change that you wish to see in the world. -Mahatma Gandhi Another new year, another opportunity to turn over a new leaf.  Change is good when it is to improve and to grow. Let go of the typical that hasn’t worked for you in...

This code is overused and misused in many situations.  To understand it’s true application read the definitions from Coding with Confidence by Charles Blair, DDS   http://drcharlesblair.com/ According to Dr. Blair “A core build-up(no longer called crown build-up) must be necessary for crown retention to be considered...

It isn’t easy to be a truly excellent dental practice. It’s something I’m sure your dental team strives for every day, whether it’s in the care you provide for your patients or the overall experience you create, but unless it’s really a focus in your...

“Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan.”  Margaret Thatcher   The reason that it takes several minutes to schedule someone who calls in on the phone is that the schedule rarely lends itself to the “perfect” place to put people, especially new...

By James V. Anderson, DMD, Coach/Servant Leader As dental providers, we encourage our patients daily to achieve the best health possible by offering solutions to care.  Building relationships with your patients involves thinking of them long term and that each encounter builds on that relationship.  What are...