Periodontists, Endodontists, Pedodontists & Orthodontists

Items DescriptionsLimitations
56022CT Head - scan of facial bones, para nasal sinuses or both without intravenous contrast medium (Dentascan)
57362cone beam computed tomography - dental and temporo-mandibular joint imaging for diagnosis and management of any of the following:
  1. mandibular and dento-alveolar fractures;
  2. dental implant planning;
  3. orthodontics;
  4. endodontic conditions;
  5. periodontal conditions; and
  6. temporo-mandibular joint conditions
Not + OPG on same day
58306x-ray - skeletal survey
61421Nuclear Medicine Scan - bone study, whole body with, when undertaken, blood flow, blood pool and delayed imaging on a separate occasion
61454Nuclear Medicine Scan - localised study using cells labelled with technitium
61457Nuclear Medicine Scan - localised study using cells labelled with technitium and SPECT
63334MRI Musculoskeletal system - derangment of one or both temporomandibular joints or their supporting structures