Has somebody's smile ever made your day? 5280 Orthodontics is a practice founded on the premise that a healthy smile can not only improve a patient’s wellness but also improve their life and the lives of those around them. Our mission is to provide the highest quality care and comfort to our patients. When smiles elevate, health and wellness will too.
Every smile needs a strong foundation to grow and build upon. Our focus and expertise on the position of the jaw to provide a stable foundation for lifelong support sets us apart. It is important to Dr. Baker that she sees and treats every patient, at every visit, to ensure customized care is provided from start to finish. Our practice treats patients of all ages, from early childhood to the growing adult market. It is never too early or too late to perfect your smile.
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From her early days growing up in her father’s dental practice, to her extensive post graduate studies in the area of TMJ dysfunction, Dr. Baker has dedicated herself to providing beautiful smiles, relieving pain and bolstering her patient’s self-esteem.
Dr. Baker graduated from Southern Methodist University, majoring in finance and marketing. She attended Lousiana State University for her Doctorate of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.), received her Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from Jacksonville University, and completed an intensive two-year, post-residency course with Advanced Education in Orthodontics.
Dr. Baker is proud to be an esteemed member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontics, Colorado Dental Association, Colorado Orthodontics Association, Metropolitan Denver Dental Society, and the Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontics. She is also an active participant in ongoing educational activities around Denver through various local study clubs.
Aside from dentistry, Dr. Baker loves spending time with both her kids; her daughter Emma, her son Harris and her Labrador Retriever Roux. In her free time, you can find Dr. Baker cooking, traveling, reading, enjoying Colorado’s great outdoors and snuggling up on the couch for a movie with her kids.
Our office is located in the Glendale neighborhood of Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado. We are located directly on the corner of Kentucky and Cherry Creek South Drive, at 5055 East Kentucky Avenue.
At 5280 Orthodontics, we excel at customizing your treatment by utilizing the latest technological advancements. Three dimensional imaging helps evaluate and plan for specific conditions such as impacted teeth, growth disturbances, airway obstruction, TMJ health and potential surgery.
Insurance and financials should never stand in the way of a patient’s ability to improve both their health and smile. We are proud to offer an array of financial services to fit your needs.
Our office is committed to helping you maximize your insurance benefits. Our financial coordinator will be happy to answer all your questions. Because insurance policies vary, we will estimate your coverage in good faith.
If your insurance does not cover orthodontic treatment, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. We offer a variety of solutions including discounted pay-in-full options, and interest free monthly payment plans. Fees and arrangements for payments will be fully discussed with you during your complimentary initial consultation and exam.
5280 Orthodontics is an “in network” preferred provider for most insurance companies. Many policies have a lifetime orthodontic benefit, distinct from regular dental insurance, which helps reduce personal costs. Our dedicated financial coordinator will be happy to determine if your insurance provides orthodontics.