Dental Medical Billing Blog

Education is important for patients and can be vital in those with both treated and untreated sleep apnea. Patients are usually resistant to trying other forms of sleep apnea treatment when they have had a negative experience with CPAP or other treatment methods. It is...

Some people need to undergo bone grafting, a regenerative surgery that involves a periodontist, an oral surgeon, an orthopedic surgeon, and an anesthesiologist (“Bone Graft: Materials, Cost and Procedure” 2018; “Dental Bone Graft Cost”). This procedure addresses issues related to the gradual deterioration of “the...

Some babies and children have ankyloglossia, which refers to tongue-tie, “a condition that restricts the tongue’s range of motion. With tongue-tie, short, thick or tight band of tissue (lingual frenulum) holds the bottom of the tongue’s tip to the floor of the mouth” (“Frenotomy Frenulotomy...