Patient Information & Resources

Family Dentistry in Pueblo, CO

At the office of Matt A. Philson D.D.S., our goal is to always treat our patients with the respect they deserve and provide them with a comfortable and homelike environment where they will receive the highest quality of dental care available. As a family dentist in Pueblo, CO we are proud to treat residents of all ages from across the Lower Arkansas River Valley.

Scheduling

Please call our practice at 719-543-1132 to schedule an appointment. Once you make an appointment, that time will be reserved for you. If, for some reason, you are unable to keep your scheduled appointment time, please call us with 48 hour notice to reschedule.

We do our best to remain on schedule and minimize waiting. Due to the fact that our practice provides a range of dental treatments, and various procedures may lengthen the time needed to complete a procedure.

First Visit

During your initial consultation at our dental practice in Pueblo, CO we will explain your diagnosis and treatment options. In some cases, treatment can be done on the same day as the consultation. However, if you have a complex medical history or treatment plan, your evaluation and treatment will be scheduled in separate appointments.

To provide our patients with the best treatment, we request you bring the following items to your initial visit to our practice:

  •  Your referral slip and any X-Rays if applicable
  •  Insurance Information / Card
  •  Any medical records pertaining to your visit (list of medications you are taking, pre-existing conditions, etc)
  •  Photo Identification

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of your scheduled appointment time to fill out necessary paperwork.

Please note: A parent or guardian must accompany patients under 18 for their consultation visit.


Financial Policy

As a family dentist, we believe quality dentistry should be affordable. We work hard to provide patients with tailored family. restorative and general dentistry services that are fairly priced. During your initial consultation, we will review costs and help you select a payment method that meets your needs and makes your dental care affordable and accessible.

Payment Options

We accept Cash, Checks, Visa, Discover, MasterCard, American Express, and Debit Cards.


Insurance Information

Our front office team works hand and hand with you to maximize your insurance reimbursement for covered procedures. Our goal is to provide you with the finest level of care and convenient financial options. If you have any questions about your coverage or benefit amounts, please contact us today. Our staff is very knowledgeable and well-informed.

We participate in most major health insurance plans and Colorado Medicaid. Please check with your insurance provider at the outset of treatment to ensure you are covered for your treatment, and at what level. It is the patient’s responsibility to check their insurance plan coverage and make sure we are listed as a provider in your plan.

We strongly encourage you to carefully research the specific provisions of your dental health insurance coverage to avoid unpleasant and expensive surprises. Insurers typically deny coverage if you do not meet their provisions. It is your responsibility to know the specific requirements of your coverage and to inform our office of these requirements.

Please bring your insurance card to every appointment. If you change insurance providers or change your contact information (name, address, phone number, etc.) please contact our office as soon as possible so we can make the necessary changes to your file.

For more information about our dental practice, to schedule an appointment, or for general questions, please contact us at 719-543-1132 today. We look forward to meeting you and caring for you and your family.