The Dilemma of Full Mouth Debridement

Perio Profits

Over the years definitions of codes change, and the way we utilize them in dentistry also changes. One of these codes that is always up for spirited debate is the 4355, Full Mouth Debridement.  The definition has changed in recent years, which has changed my utilization of this code. It used to be defined as, “ 04355–Full mouth debridement to …