Technology Can Help You Streamline Medical Billing

Technology Can Help You Streamline Medical Billing

Did you know that 90% of claim denials from medical insurance are preventable? Medical billing is perhaps the most important activity in a dental sleep medicine practice. Whether your office outsources medical billing or bills in-house, technology simplifies the task...
Bill Medical Insurance for Dental Sleep Apnea Appliances

Bill Medical Insurance for Dental Sleep Apnea Appliances

Great news! Most medical insurance plans reimburse for dental practices for oral appliance therapy for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).  Since there are no specific dental codes available for oral appliances, dental offices must learn how to bill medical insurance for...
Why Introduce Trigger Point Injections to Your Practice?

Why Introduce Trigger Point Injections to Your Practice?

Why introduce Trigger Point injections (TPI) to your practice? As you know, muscle aches and pains tend to follow people throughout their lives. Myofascial or craniofacial pain and related trigger points can be especially persistent and can occur after exercise, as a...
Integrating Dental to Medical Collaboration

Integrating Dental to Medical Collaboration

When it comes to sleep medicine every patient is different and treatment needs to be individualized to optimize success, which can add to an already complicated process. Integrating a successful dental to medical collaboration between dentists and physicians ensures...
Sleep Deprivation Sensitizes Jaw Muscles

Sleep Deprivation Sensitizes Jaw Muscles

Author: Mayoor, Patel, DDS, MS In yet another study we are introduced to a relationship between sleep and pain. While we have talked about this connection before, I think it is worth noting this study and what has been said. Researchers stated that it is unknown...
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