I am new to practice. Can I consult with other dentists to establish my fees?

Antitrust laws view dentists as competitors in the market and view agreements between competitors to fix price as presumptively illegal. Therefore, discussions among dentists to establish fees may expose you to allegations of price fixing, per se.

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