CDT 2023 Update & Changes 

AGD PACE approved for 1 CE credit

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CDT 2023 updates - training course

CDT 2023 Update & Changes

Course Description:

Are you prepared for the 2023 Current Dental Terminology (CDT)?  Your practice success starts with accurate dental billing. Determining the proper coding can be difficult as the CDT changes annually. Understanding what CDT is and why we have it is just the beginning. Review all of the CDT categories of service code ranges and prepare your practice for success by discovering the CDT 2023 update and changes. This course is broken down into 4 main concepts to help you understand the CDT and the CDT 2023 14 revisions, 22 new codes and 2 deleted codes. As you learn about these changes you will be able to identify what updates your practice may need. Discover how to create an annual checklist to develop your own action plan to successfully implement these changes into your practice.   

Course Objectives

After the course attendees will:

  1. Understand the purpose of the CDT codes, nomenclature, and descriptor
  2. Quickly find the CDT categories by code range to select the proper CDT code
  3. Identify the all of the new, revised and deleted CDT codes in 2023
  4. Implement a system to update the codes in your practice management software and educate the dental team on the CDT 2023 changes

Earn one (1) CE credit

Molly Singer

Molly is a Training Department Manager Dental Claims Academy and Dental ClaimSupport.  With over 35 years experience in the dental field, Molly is a leading authority in dental practice management.  She has worked as Dental Practice Risk Analyst, National Dental Practice Management Consultant, Director of Operations, COO, Dental Assistant, Licensed Dental Radiographer, Practice Management Software Trainer, educator and lecturer. Molly has enjoyed helping thousands of dental practices throughout the United States with the success of their practices.

Dental Claims Academy

This course is part of a training center for an in-house dental insurance claim group of experts.  Get access to all resources–coding knowledge, billing process training, a discussion forum, and more–as a member of Dental Claims Academy. 

Purchase On-Demand

Self Instructed Study: Access to recording and any resources for (1) year. 

Credit Hours: 1.0 

AGD Subject Code: 550
Course created: November, 2022
Course reviewed: November 2, 2022
Course expires: November 2, 2024    
Provider Approval:  #410445 

Nationally Recognized (AGD-PACE)
Academy of General Dentistry
Program approval for Continuing Education

Who would benefit from this course:

  • Dentists
  • Office Manager
  • Billing and Treatment Coordinators
  • Front Desk
  • Insurance Coordinators
  • Administrators
  • Scheduling Coordinators
  • Dental Assistants
  • Directors of Operations
  • Practice Administrators


PACE-Approved for CE Credit


Dental Claims Academy
Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.
4/1/2022 to 3/31/2024.
Provider ID# 410445