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Doctors complete paperwork for insurance companies as a service to the clients. They do not have to submit the paperwork unless there is a contractual obligation between you and the doctor for him to do so.. Nothing prevents you from submitting the paperwork to the insurance provider as well. You can ask the doctor to complete the work including the proper coding.
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You should ask the insurance company directly for a letter indicating what the coverage is for the medical procedure you obtained from the doctor. You can then take that letter to the doctor so he cannot deny the procedure is covered. This will at least prove that the doctor is wrong.