Commonly Asked Questions
What is a Periodontist?
A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal disease, and in the placement of dental implants. Periodontists are also experts in the treatment of oral inflammation.
How do I know if my gums are receding?
The five most common signs are sensitive teeth, tender gums, long teeth, exposed roots and loose teeth. You should contact your dentist or a Periodontist to evaluate your concerns and prevent further periodontal issues.
Are you in network for my insurance?
We will gladly accept your insurance plan and will file all claims so that you can receive the maximum benefit from the plan your employer has selected for you. Periodontal Specialists is an in network provider for Delta Dental Premier and PPO.
Do you offer payment plans?
We do have payment plan options and are happy to discuss with you the best option to fit your needs.
Do you accept Medicare or Medicaid?
Unfortunately, Medicare does not cover any dental treatments at this time. Only medical treatments are covered. Medicaid programs are managed individually by state. Therefore you should contact your dental care provider to determine dental benefits.