Susan- Front Office Administrator

Susan moved to Colorado when she was 10. she has been in the dental field for 40 years. She started as a dental assistant and then moved to front office administration. She enjoys meeting and getting to know all the wonderful patients at Boulder Smiles and working with such a talented and fun team. In her free time, she enjoys biking, hiking, gardening and DIY projects on her home in Boulder with her partner Phil and dog Bailey. She also loves to travel and spend as much time as possible with her grandson.


Alyssa- Front Office Coordinator

Alyssa Carroll is the Front Office Coordinator for Boulder Smiles. She grew up in Windsor, CO, and went to college at Winona State University where she competed on the gymnastics team. Alyssa loves dentistry because she believes that a beautiful and healthy smile can be such a huge confidence boost and is inspired by how a smile transformation can have such a positive effect on someone’s life. In her free time, Alyssa enjoys spending time with her friends and family, creating DIY projects, and creative nail art.


Aleana – Dental Assistant

Aleana relocated to Colorado from California and joined Boulder Smiles in October 2006. She moved to Colorado with her daughter Alyx, to be closer to her family in Longmont.

She has been a Dental Assistant since January 1997, and has explored all areas of dentistry but is most passionate about cosmetic dentistry. In her spare time, she enjoy movies, Denver nightlife, and the ever-changing colors of Colorado.


Brittany – Dental Assistant

Brittany was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. She is very passionate about dentistry and exceptionally talented because of her dedication to providing an excellent experience to all her patients.

In her free time, she enjoys welding, spending time outdoors on boating trips, and traveling.


Kim – Dental Hygienist

Kim has been with Boulder Smiles since 1989. She attained her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Colorado in 1988, and also received the American Dental Hygiene Association Award for Clinical Excellence.

She takes great pride in offering gentle and thorough care and believes it is the basis for whole-body health.

When she is not caring for patients, she enjoys spending time with her high school sweetheart and husband, Rob, and her two wonderful sons, Kellen and Cole. She also enjoys running, reading, tap dancing, learning guitar, and creating glass art with her friends.


Heather – Dental Hygienist

Heather is a Colorado native who has been working in the dental field since 2006. She graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Colorado Northwestern Community College in 2011. Her passion for dentistry shows every day as she treats her patients with a gentle touch and provides exceptional care.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters exploring the great outdoors.

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