By now, you have probably been exposed to decisions you need to make as a dentist as it relates to Medicare.  Working with legal council, the Arkansas State Dental Association has created a concise, one-page synopsis to help in your decision making process.  While ASDA does not have a recommendation for all dentists to follow, […]

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ADA Releases CDT 2017: Dental Procedure Codes

by Billy Tarpley on August 30, 2016

CHICAGO, Aug. 30, 2016 — The American Dental Association (ADA) today released CDT 2017: Dental Procedure Codes, the definitive manual of codes for documentation and reimbursement. This latest edition of CDT is designed to streamline coding and help maximize reimbursement by third-party payers. CDT 2017: Dental Procedure Codes features 11 new codes, five revised codes […]

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ADA Reacts to News Article on Flossing

August 2, 2016

The ADA News (8/2, Manchir) reports that the American Dental Association has released a statement on the benefits of using interdental cleaners after the AP questioned the oral health benefits of flossing. “To maintain good oral health, the American Dental Association recommends brushing for two minutes, twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste, cleaning between […]

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Dental Students Now Eligible for Loan Repayment Program

July 19, 2016

Reprinted from the ADA Leadership Update (July 19, 2016) – Dental students are now eligible for the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service (S2S) Loan Repayment Program, which was previously only open to medical students. The program provides up to $120,000 to dental or medical students in their final year of school in […]

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2016 ASDA Fall Seminar Itinerary

June 23, 2016

Itinerary FS 2016

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Everything Counts! – The 2016 ASDA Fall Seminar

June 21, 2016

  EVERYTHING COUNTS in today’s fast-changing world of Dentistry, and ASDA is bringing Dr. Jeff Brucia as the keynote speaker for the 2016 ASDA Fall Seminar on Friday, September 30 and Saturday, October 1 at the Little Rock Marriott Hotel. Dr. Brucia has presented his “Restorative Materials Update 2016” to dental audiences around the world, and […]

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