"Being an educator in proper coding and billing not only ensures the ethical practice of dentistry, but it also maximizes revenue for dental practices. This expertise allows me to be a valuable partner with Method, as we both prioritize integrity, efficiency, and the success of dental practices. Together, we can enhance the financial health of these practices, promoting their growth and sustainability in the industry.”

— Dilaine Gloege 

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Tidewater is led by Dilaine Gloege, a dental coding expert who runs educational programs that help practice owners, and their teams, develop expertise around dental and medical billing documentation and standard operating procedures. Tidewater’s risk assessment services are designed to improve the policies, processes and systems that dental practices use to prevent, prepare for and respond to audits from insurance companies. 

Dilaine is a certified AAPC certified professional coder, a certified dental assistant, and a former insurance coordinator and practice administrator with over 35 years of experience in the dental field. She has dedicated her career to writing, teaching and consulting with clients to help them develop expertise in proper documentation and coding practices.