ADA is the official and definitive source for CDT, an essential part of dentists’ everyday business. CDT 2023: Current Dental Terminology includes 22 new codes, 14 revisions, and 2 deleted codes across 8 categories. This edition also includes seven new codes adopted in March 2022 related to COVID-19 vaccine administration. Other highlights in CDT 2023 include new and revised codes for: Intraoral tomosynthesis and 3D surface scans; HPV vaccine administration; Guided tissue regeneration; Intraoral radiograph images; Gingival flap procedures; Full mouth debridement; Gingival irrigation. In addition to providing the most up-to-date codes, CDT 2023 also includes access to the CDT app and online e-book, providing digital access to the full suite of CDT codes and descriptors.
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The American Dental Association is the world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit national dental association, serving the public and representing 163,000 member dentists worldwide. As the premier source of oral health information, the ADA supports practicing dentists, dental hygienists, assistants, and practice managers, as well as students, with print and digital professional resources and patient education that promote health, safety, and education as well as the management and maintenance of dental practices. We are also strong advocates for public health – fighting oral cancer and combating the opioids crisis – and we’re teaming up with industry partners to help you stay healthy from the dental chair to daily care at home. We will continue working toward our vision – working side by side with our member dentists – to achieve optimal health for all. The ADA’s bestselling resources include CDT: Dental Procedure Codes (updated annually), The Chairside Instructor, The ADA Practical Guide to OSHA Training, and A Dentist’s Guide to the Law. The Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA) is the ADA’s flagship publication and the best-read scientific journal in dentistry.