Decoding Dental Benefits: Top five concerns from dentists

Dentists have many concerns when it comes to their patients’ dental plans, benefits and third-party payers. Among them are pre-authorizations, delays in processing claims, claim […]

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Decoding Dental Benefits: CDT codes

Jan. 1, 2018 marked the 49th year of the Code on Dental Procedures and Nomenclature. Why a new version of the CDT? So dentists can […]

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Decoding Dental Benefits: Scaling and root planing

Periodontal scaling and root planing claims tend to have a higher frequency for denial than other procedures, prompting many calls from frustrated dentists to the […]

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Decoding Dental Benefits: Core buildup

   The existence of a CDT code does not necessarily mean that the procedure is covered or reimbursed by a dental benefits plan. That can […]

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Decoding Dental Benefits: Coordination of benefits

When it comes to determining benefits, C-O-B is often not as easy as 1-2-3. Coordination of benefits is when a patient has more than one […]

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Decoding Dental Benefits: Part 1

Chances are, a fair amount of the time dentists spend at their practices every week has little to do with their clinical training — and […]

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