ADA's CDT 2018 codes ready for use

The American Dental Association’s current dental terminology (CDT) procedure codes and nomenclature have been updated for 2018. The 2018 codes should be used on claims for services provided on and after January 1, 2018.

Changes include 18 new codes, 3 code deletions and several nomenclature and description revisions. We’ve put together a handy summary of the changes, including how they affect our claims processing policies. Review the summary of changes.

CDT coding and nomenclature are the copyright and a trademark of the American Dental Association; all rights reserved.