Sentence Examples


  • The word "dentist" has the denotation "man or woman who fixes teeth."
  • In other words, a dental patient will know that a visit to the dentist will cost a certain dollar amount - such as a $10 co-pay - instead of going into the visit knowing that the co-pay will some percentage of the total cost of the visit.
  • The benefit for the dentist for becoming part of the network is an increased patient load because PPO dental patients select a dentist from within the network if they want to receive one hundred percent reimbursement for their dental work.
  • If your waiting period prohibits you from using your insurance to pay for certain procedures, but you have no choice but to go ahead with a procedure, consider talking with your dentist about giving you a discount for paying in cash.
  • Some PPO's will allow you to go to a dentist outside the network for treatment, but if you choose a non-participating dentist you'll most likely pay higher deductibles and co-payments, and receive less money back in reimbursements.