The ADA description for a DProphylaxis-Adult is: "A dental prophylaxis performed on transitional or permanent dentition, which includes scaling and.
The new ADA CDT-4, effective Jan. 1, , gives a revised definition for DProphylaxis, Adult. The revised description for D states, "A dental prophylaxis performed on transitional or permanent dentition that includes scaling and/or polishing procedures to remove coronal.
prophylaxis, scaling and root planing, or debridement procedures. Section 5 of the ADA Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct is particularly applicable when .. D prophylaxis – adult. Removal of plaque.