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Southern Colorado Periodontics & Implants
Justin Tullis, DDS, AEGD, MS

FAQs

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions patients have about dentistry and oral health issues.  If you have any other questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, we would love to hear from you.

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Q: What can I except at my first appointment?

Q: Will it hurt?

Q: Will my insurance pay for my treatment?

Q: What should I do if I have bad breath?

Q: How often should I brush and floss?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: Is there a correlation between heart disease and periodontal disease?

Q: How often should I have a dental exam and cleaning?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?