Predetermination

Predetermination/ Preauthorization

For expensive dental treatment plans, such as crowns, bridges, and dentures, most insurance companies encourage patients to send a predetermination, outlining what dental treatments he/she is going to receive and how much it will cost, before going ahead with the treatment. Personally, I think this is prudent for the patients to do so. The advantage of this predetermination/preauthorization procedure is as follows: