Insurance Misinformation


The ability to differentiate products and procedures has not always existed in dentistry. The explosion in dental technology has allowed this to evolve. The question is often asked, “But will insurance companies allow you to do this?” For Heaven’s sake people, why do we as health care providers continually ask this question? Remember these words: VALUE ADDED SERVICE. When you differentiate a product or service, it is either a cosmetic or a value-added service. These costs are between you and your patient; they are not covered by insurance because they are “created” codes, not covered codes. I am not [...]