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BRIDGES This presentation should guide you as you enter (treatment plan) bridge codes. Please follow all instructions.
BRIDGES If doing a Porcelain Bridge you will use the following codes: D6750 for all Abutments(Retainers) D6240 for all pontics If doing a Full Metal Bridge you will use the following codes: D6790 for all abutments (retainers) D6211 for all pontics ***All Bridge codes will be under the category Fixed Prosthetics***
BRIDGES First step when treatment planning bridges is.. Teeth that will be used as pontics should be marked missing. For example you are entering a bridge from #29-31….
CONTINUED Select tooth #30 (pontic)… Right click… Select missing… See next slide
BRIDGES All units (abutments and pontics) must be of the same status at all times…For example: When procedure is started and marked in process When procedure has been completed Dates on all units should ALWAYS be the same (All units are attached).