Medical Billing for Dental Imaging & Radiographs

Medical Billing for Dental Imaging & Radiographs

Getting reimbursed by medical insurance as a dental practice for dental imaging for medically necessary exams is a key component of dental-to-medical cross-coding. Incorporating medical billing reimbursement is a win-win for your patients and your dental practice....
Medical Billing for Dental Imaging & Radiographs

Getting Paid for Imaging

Getting paid for imaging for medically necessary exams and imaging is the starting point for medical insurance billing.  A head, neck, and facial exam including upper airway screening and panorex are routinely reimbursed for the TMJ and Sleep practice.  The good news...
Treatment of Sleep Apnea Can Improve PTSD Symptoms

Treatment of Sleep Apnea Can Improve PTSD Symptoms

Add this to the list of reasons to treat sleep apnea in your dental office. It has been found that there is a connection with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in veterans. With the use of a continuous positive airway pressure...
Accident Billing Tips for TMJ and Tooth Trauma

Accident Billing Tips for TMJ and Tooth Trauma

When your patient presents with an injury, specific ICD-10 codes are available for trauma to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) or teeth. In addition to the diagnosis, it’s important to document the accident as soon as possible and to contact the insurer to start a...
Quick Secrets of Lowering Dental Pain

Quick Secrets of Lowering Dental Pain

The first logical reaction to severe dental pain would be to see the dentist as soon as possible, however, in some cases, you can’t get to your dentist right away. You might be traveling, or not willing to experiment with another dental office. In the meantime, you...
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