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Documentation for soft tissue grafts should include:Tooth number and location of the defects (surface or area) Millimeters of recession (documented chart) Statement about progression of recession as documented in clinical chart at recall  Presence of inflammation and location on tissue...

Natalie Jordan has been with eAssist for 14 months. She always had a dream of being in the nursing field, but absolutely hated school, so she knew that wasn't an option for herself. Natalie’s sister was a dental assistant at her childhood dental office and helped...

By Melinda Wilhelm, Director of Talent ManagementOnly 6.4% of claim payments to dental practices are made via the health-care EFT standard.  Why is this happening?  According to Regina Belot, Accounting specialist at eAssist, https://dentalaccounting.com,  it is because the office staff are not trained to properly...

By: Belle DuCharme, CDPMA, Dental Training ConsultantThere are many dental assistants who have been successfully promoted to Office Manager because of their better than average communication skills and their knowledge of dental procedures and scheduling.  This promotion is usually not accompanied by a transition period...

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By Belle DuCharme, CDPMA, Dental Training ConsultantUnpaid Implant Supported Crown“The claim has been paid and the check was sent to the provider on (date)”, replied the insurance agent in a terse tone.  This particular agent was not going to give up any information that she...

By: James Anderson, DMD, CEO“If you’re in the luckiest one percent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 percent.”― Warren BuffettAs eAssist continues to grow to more than 350 billing agents nationally, I can’t help but wonder...

Can you use D2740 and by report to charge for a crown upgrade?Charging an additional fee for an "upgrade" is a big no no for PPO plans but you can bill for the service if it is a real extra service that can be documented....