CDT D0140Get information about CDT D0140 dental procedure code with description :
Limited oral evaluation, problem focused :This code should only be used to bill patients with focused problems, not periodic evaluations. So, patients with specific conditions like emergency, infection or something similar are covered for this. Apart from X-rays no other procedure is billed to the insurance.
CDT D0140 Category : DIAGNOSTIC
In Diagnostic section, you will encounter with current dental terminology code D0140 .
- Pain/Altered Sensation
- Defective Restorations
- Trauma or Fracture
- Anatomic Abnormalities
- Abnormalities of Teeth
- Oral Pathology
- Removable Prosthodontics
- Temporomandibular Disorders
- Harmful Oral Habits
- Occlusion Disorders
The codes in this section recognize the cognitive skills necessary for patient evaluation The collection and recording of some data and components of the dental examination may be delegated however, the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment planning are the responsibility of the dentist.