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In 2019 we have a new code D9130 | Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction-Non Invasive Physical Therapies This therapy includes massage, diathermy, ultrasound, or cold application to provide relief from muscles spasms, inflammation or pain to improve freedom of motion and joint function.  Reported on a by session...

“We don’t cover erosion and “wear and tear,” said the claims representative on a call to appeal the denial of the claim for our patient.  The teeth in question were #8, 9, 10 that were treated with full porcelain veneers. Before treatment, the teeth had...

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...

Do you identify with Peter/Polly Positive or more so with Negative Nel/Nelly? Are you interested in finding the bright side of situations? Overtime, our brains create patterns based on how we react to situations, and it’s possible to change those neural pathways to seeing the...