What is the ADA code for Ortho retainer?
D8680–Orthodontic retention Means a separate code applies for a replacement retainer (D8692).
What is Ada code D8670?
2010 HCPCS D8670 : Periodic orthodontic treatment visit (as part of contract)
What is dental Code D8090?
D8090. Comprehensive ortho treatment Comprehensive ortho treatment of adult. dentition.
What is dental Code D8070?
D8070. Comprehensive orthodontic treatment of the transitional dentition.
How do you code orthodontics?
D8090—Comprehensive orthodontic treatment of the adult dentition. This code is commonly used for adults who are undergoing occlusion and alignment corrections.
What is Ada code D8020?
D8020 Limited orthodontic treatment of the transitional dentition. D8030 Limited orthodontic treatment of the adolescent dentition.
What is Ada code D8080?
2010 HCPCS D8080 : Comprehensive orthodontic treatment of the adolescent dentition.
What is essix retainer?
The Essix Appliance is used to maintain a previous orthodontic result or to simply prevent undesirable movement of the teeth. The upper retainers are most often Essix Appliances – clear plastic shells that cover the teeth like an invisible “second skin”.
What is interceptive orthodontics?
Interceptive orthodontics is an approach that uses phased treatments to manipulate growth and correct developmental occlusion problems.
What is an essix retainer?
What is Ada code D8690?
D8690 Orthodontic treatment (alternative billing to a contract fee) – Services provided by dentist other than original treating dentist. A method of payment between the provider and responsible party for services that reflect an open-ended fee arrangement.
What is an essix retainer made of?
Essix retainers are unique in their low-profile appearance. They’re constructed entirely of transparent plastic with no metal wires and are removable for meals and brushing. Your dental professional or a third-party company creates Essex retainers from an impression or mold of your teeth, custom-made for your smile.