Title 42: Public Health
CHAPTER IV: CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED)
SUBCHAPTER C: MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
PART 440: SERVICES: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Subpart A: Definitions
440.100 - Dental services.
(a) ?Dental services? means diagnostic, preventive, or corrective procedures provided by or under the supervision of a dentist in the practice of his profession, including treatment of?
(1) The teeth and associated structures of the oral cavity; and
(2) Disease, injury, or impairment that may affect the oral or general health of the recipient.
(b) ?Dentist? means an individual licensed to practice dentistry or dental surgery.
[43 FR 45224, Sept. 29, 1978, as amended at 45 FR 24888, Apr. 11, 1980]