Share of Cost Question: Who do I call for an over charging dentist that lied about my insurance paying?

Wednesday, Jul. 28th 2010 6:51 AM

If you have a PPO or Indemnity Plan: Since these are plans where you can go outside of network or choose your own dentist the insurance company is out of the lope. Even though a dentist may call on coverages, it is up to you to make sure you are covered. You can do this by submitting a quote only to the claims department before the work is started or you can call. Many PPOs or Indemnity Plans pay based on % up to ACV/UCR so even though you may have coverage if your dentist is above the ACV/UCR you can get hit by a big bill. (that is why I advise to submit claims as quotes before the work is started. This helps you know what is your true cost for any procedure)

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Posted on Wednesday, Jul. 28th 2010 6:51 AM | by Share of Cost | in Share of Cost | 1 Comment »