Dental Medical Billing Blog

Dentists can own and manage a successful dental practice when they know how to “[operate] their practices like businesses…” (Rubin 2016). As owners, they need to know about the factors that affect the clinic’s business, such as “production and collections, end of day reports, collection...

Dentists could open another clinic by buying another practice so long as they consider factors, such as its location, equipment, patient base, etc. (Nuss 2016). Dentists should research different clinics to buy “as early as possible, even two or three years out” (Blatchford 2016). Once...

Licensed dentists commit fraud by “[billing] for services provided by unqualified or unlicensed clinical personnel” by putting their name on the claim to insurance companies and Medicaid, lying that he or she did the procedures for the patient (Cutler 2012; “Dental fraud scams”). By doing...