Dr. Nicholas Poulos, DDS

Dr. Nicholas Poulos, DDS

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Dr. Nicholas Poulos, DDS is a dentist who practices in Denver, CO. Read his story

Poulos & Somers, PC

700 N Broadway Ste 1135

Denver, CO 80203
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  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Dr. Poulos' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Poulos "Dr. Michael Poulos was born in New York City. He spent time in Philadelphia and Chicago before making his home in Denver. Dr. Poulos first received a bachelor of science in zoology and biochemistry from Syracuse University and then went on to the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry, where he earned his doctor of dental medicine. After two years of practicing as a general dentist, Dr. Poulos decided he wanted to do more. In 1978, he entered Northwestern University, where he received his masters of science in Biomaterials as well as his certificate in clinical periodontics and surgery. Dr. Poulos then returned to Denver where he joined Dr. Orban and Dr. Silberman at one of this country's oldest and most-respected periodontal practices. He has been happily serving patients in this practice since 1980. Over the years, Dr. Poulos has worked hard to earn his reputation as one of the leaders in his field. In addition to being a fellow of the International College of Dentists, the American College of Dentists, the American College of Oral Implantology and the Pierre Fauchard Academy, he is also a member of and has acted as president or chairman of the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity, the Denver Dental Forum, the Rocky Mountain Society of Periodontists, the Rocky Mountain Dental Study Club, the Metro Denver Dental Society and the Denver Dental Foundation, which was founded to offer dental services to battered women. He also founded the Rocky Mountain Osseointegration Implant Study Club, the Slopeside Implant Study Club and has acted as general arrangements co-chair of the Rocky Mountain Dental Convention. Dr. Poulos also lectures nationally and locally on the practice of periodontics and implant dentistry and has acted as an expert witness for the State Dental Board on numerous occasions. Dr. Poulos is also working in conjunction with leading companies in the dental implant field, researching new technologies that will continue to improve his field and the lives of his patients. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Poulos also serves on the board of Denver Community Federal Credit Union where he had the honor of being the chairman from 1996-1997 and again from 2006-2008. He also sits on the board of Christ’s Body Ministries, an organization committed to feeding, dressing and serving the poor and homeless people of Denver. In his free time, Dr. Poulos enjoys golfing, skiing fishing and hunting. He finds his true happiness when spending time with his wife of 37 years, Terri, their two children, Nick and Jenni; their children’s spouses, Nicole and Scott and their grandchildren, Mikey, Asher, Kirstin and Elora. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Poulos "Our Denver practice offers only the best in dental implant dentistry and periodontics. We care about our patients oral health and cosmetic appearance. We strive to be Denver's top dental implants and perio specialists. Call today to schedule your consultation so our dentists can walk you through your options and put you on the path to a healthier life and a better smile. "

Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics

Conditions Treated

  • Anodontia
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Loose Teeth
  • Oral Infection
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • TMJ
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache


  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Bone Grafting
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Gum Flap Surgery
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Physical Examination
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Root Canal
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poulos' Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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  • Aetna
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