Dental Medical Billing Blog

People in PPO plans can receive more coverage and benefits at in-network dentists. Though, some people may go out-of-network in order to visit their preferred dentists. Others may visit out-of-network dentists because they may live “in rural areas or in areas where providers seldom participate...

People in PPO plans can receive more coverage and benefits at in-network dentists. Though, some people may go out-of-network in order to visit their preferred dentists. Others may visit out-of-network dentists because they may live “in rural areas or in areas where providers seldom participate...

Many appointments seem to indicate the profitability of the practice (Jameson 2001). However, too many appointments can stress out dentists and hygienists and the practice cannot schedule new patients or have enough time to address dental emergencies (Jameson 2001; Tekavec). Dentists may even spend less...