Denver Smiles is a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, material and procedures, and whose primary focus is on comfortable, health-centered dentistry. At our community-focused practice, your comfort and satisfaction come first. Our friendly team works hard to make sure that each patient gets the dental care they need in Lakewood, Colorado. We care about cultivating good relationships with our patients. Let us know how we can best serve you and give us a call at 303-623-4444. Our team looks forward to meeting with you!
Dr. Zaheer grew up in Aurora, Colorado where he attended middle school, and high school. He received his B.S. in Biology from the University of Colorado, Denver, and was excited to attend the University of Colorado, School of Dental Medicine for Dental School. He graduated in 2018 and has been practicing in Colorado since. As someone who has spent a lot of time in Colorado, he is excited to be able to serve the communities he grew up near.
Dr. Zaheer enjoys building relationships with his patients as well as providing excellent care to his patients. Patients would describe him as easygoing, and having a gentle touch with his dental care. In his free time, he enjoys fitness, photograpghy, and spending time with his family.
Heather has been with our team since 2014. She has a degree in public health from the University of Colorado-Denver, and enjoys making life-long friends with her patients and transforming smiles and lives. Heather helps with insurance and treatment planning as well as smile makeovers. Heather married her prince charming in June 2022 and is loving life as a newlywed and stepmom to an 8-year-old boy. Outside of our office she loves to travel, hike, explore new mountain towns and spend time with friends and family.
Nyah joined our team in 2018. She graduated from Emily Griffith Technical College Dental Assistant Program in 2018. She has since been trained as an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant. She enjoys coming to work everyday & being able to get to know her patients. Nyah’s favorite part about dentistry is playing an important role in improving patients quality of life. She also enjoys learning new things every day. She enjoys spending time with her boyfriend & her family. She likes to travel. Nyah is the youngest of 3 siblings whom she is very close with & has two nephews that she loves very much.
Jess has been with our team since the Fall of 2020. She is originally from Indiana, but moved after falling in love with the mountains and sunshine. She is kind, compassionate and loves connecting with her patients so they feel welcome, comfortable, and safe during their dental cleanings. She is our guardian of the gums! In her spare time, she enjoys playing guitar, gardening, watching movies, mountain biking cooking, and taking her Mini Aussie, Finley on runs.
Julissa graduated from Front Range Community College and has been with our office since Fall 2020. She is the oldest and only girl of 4 siblings to whom she is very close with. Julissa is relatively new to the dental field and is still learning new things every day and loves it!
She also loves getting to know our patients and making them smile with the great work our team does. Outside of work, she loves to spend time with family and friends, cheering on her brothers at their basketball games, traveling and watching sports.