Taxonomy Code 1223S0112X
Dentist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Taxonomy Code Details

Taxonomy Code
1223S0112X
Grouping:Dental Providers
Classification:Dentist
Specialization:Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Code Level:Level III - Area of Specialization
Definition:The specialty of dentistry which includes the diagnosis, surgical and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries and defects involving both the functional and esthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial region.
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19 - Oral Surgery (Dentist only)
Notes:Source: Council on Dental Education and Licensure, American Dental Association
Version:NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 23.0
Last Updated:January 01, 2023
100% Individuals
0% Organizations
10% Female
90% Male
100% Individual Providers (9953)0% Medical Organizations (5,421)10% Female Providers (1005)90% Male Providers (8948)

The code 1223S0112X is the health care provider taxonomy code for dentist grouped under dental providers with a specialization in oral and maxillofacial surgery. NPI records indicate a total of 15,374 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is oral and maxillofacial surgery of which 1,005 are registered as females, 8,948 registered as males and 5,421 are organizations.

1223S0112X is a Level III - Area of Specialization taxonomy code used to describe a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Dental Providers providers is determined by the Subspecialty Certificates issued by the different national boards. Taxonomy codes are self-selected by the health care provider. Their specialty is defined based on their education level and training. Taxonomy codes do not specify the actual services rendered by the health care provider.


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Code Classification Specialization
122300000XDentist
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1223E0200XDentistEndodontics
1223G0001XDentistGeneral Practice
1223P0106XDentistOral and Maxillofacial Pathology
1223P0221XDentistPediatric Dentistry
1223P0300XDentistPeriodontics
1223P0700XDentistProsthodontics
1223X0008XDentistOral and Maxillofacial Radiology
1223X0400XDentistOrthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
1223X2210XDentistOrofacial Pain

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