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Document What band of treatment is a sectioning of a bridge?

Sectioning of a bridge falls under whichever Course of Treatment (CoT) is being undertaken:
  • If a replacement bridge was provided, it would be part of that Band 3 CoT
     
  • If your sectioning the bridge and extracting an abutment tooth, it would be part of that Band 2 CoT (or Band 4 Urgent if provided as urgent care)
     
  • If your sectioning the cantilever section of a bridge and no further treatment was planned, it would be part of the Band 1 CoT (or Band 4 Urgent if provided as urgent care
As with any Band 1, Band 2 or Band 3 claim, an examination and an assessment of the patient's oral health, and completion of the planned treatment is a requirement.
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