CDT D0170Get information about CDT D0170 dental procedure code with description :
This code is appropriate when evaluating a previously existing condition related to trauma, or a follow-up evaluation for continuing issues, but should not be used to report a post-operative visit.
CDT D0170 Category : DIAGNOSTIC
In Diagnostic section, you will encounter with current dental terminology code D0170 .
- 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.