Associate Orthodontist
Lone Tree, CO Associate Orthodontist
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Colorado Family Orthodontics, an established Orthodontic practice in Denver, Colorado, immediately needs a Full-Time Associate Orthodontist for our busy Orthodontic team. This is a full-time position working four days per week in our practices in the Denver metro area. We are a full-service Orthodontics practice offering both traditional Orthodontics and Invisalign. We have a dedicated Orthodontic team, including an Orthodontic Office Manager/Treatment Coordinator, Orthodontic Dental Assistants. We have an Itero scanner and a cloud-based Orthodontic practice management system. 

At Colorado  Family Orthodontics, we put our patients first. Our vision is to be the patient experience industry leader and provide a pleasant working environment for all our team members. We are searching for an energetic Associate Orthodontist who is passionate about building relationships with our patients and team members. 

At Colorado Family Orthodontics, our Associate Orthodontists are the most valuable resource to fulfill this vision. We apply the principles of trust, honesty, integrity, and commitment, and we nurture the growth of each individual and the company. Our practice fosters an environment where diversity is valued, quality of life is enhanced, individual aspirations are achieved, and our ability to deliver a Distinctive Patient Experience is enhanced.

The ideal Orthodontist will have three or more years of experience in orthodontic treatment, including Invisalign, and the ability to work in a fast-paced office treating 50+ patients per day. We are a PPO, fee-for-service organization offering an internal network of referrals, a dedicated Ortho specialty team including clinical and front office staff, a pleasant working environment, and a flexible schedule.  


  • We are using various diagnostic tests to determine the condition of patients’ teeth.
  • Studying patient records, including dental histories, plaster models of teeth, and X-rays, to develop treatment plans for patients.
  • Discussing treatment plans and cost estimates with patients.
  • Treating occlusion issues and other oral conditions.
  • Instructing assistants on orthodontic procedures and techniques.
  • Collaborating with other specialists, such as dentists and oral surgeons, to coordinate orthodontic services within the overall treatment plan.
  • Fitting patients for various orthodontic appliances.
  • Scheduling regular checkups with patients to adjust orthodontic appliances, such as tightening braces and tracking patient progress.
  • Educating patients about ongoing orthodontic care and explaining proper oral hygiene methods for good oral health.
  • Providing referrals to other professionals, such as oral surgeons, when needed.

We offer a matching 401K, Medical, Dental, vision, STD-LTD, a company-paid life insurance policy, Malpractice Insurance, state-of-the-art technology and equipment, and growth and ownership opportunities. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or a related field.
  • Doctor of Medical Dentistry (DMD) or a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree.
  • Further studies in orthodontics, accredited by the American Dental Association (ADA).
  • Member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO).
  • In-depth knowledge of various molds and orthodontic appliances.
  • Experience using hand tools (periodontal scalers, band pluggers, cutters, pliers) and diagnostic tools (digital X-rays, 3D images).
  • Superb dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
  • Outstanding patient management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Salary Description
1450.00 per day