Sloss & Carpenter Orthodontics Team

The treatment and support team at Sloss & Carpenter Orthodontics look forward to meeting you and being a part of your treatment journey. With decades of combined experience to draw from, you’ll discover right away that we take a personal pride in providing each patient with a comfortable environment and are here to answer your questions.

BarbaraBarbara – Treatment Coordinator
Barbara is from Florida and brings a wealth of orthodontic experience. Barbara’s orthodontic background includes about 4 years of experience as an Orthodontic Assistant and 1 year as Financial Coordinator. Her focus as Treatment Coordinator is serving as an advocate for all of our patients throughout their orthodontic treatments from start to finish.  Barbara is newly married and loves spending time with her husband, two dogs, and getting outside to explore Colorado whenever possible, whether it’s finding new hiking trails or restaurants.

Teresa – Lead Orthodontic Assistant
Teresa is a certified orthodontic assistant and has been working in the dental field since 1980, starting in pediatrics, then working in orthodontics since 1984. Teresa and her husband, a retired fire fighter, together have 5 kids and 4 grandkids.  They love spending time with family, traveling, and attending sporting events. Enjoy her genuine warmth and humor as you make regular visits to our office.

Olivia – Orthodontic Assistant
Olivia came to us by way of Florida after graduating as Valedictorian from the Greater Orlando Dental Assisting School. Prior to working as a dental assistant, she earned her B.A. in Public Administration from Auburn University. She loves family, enjoys working out, and is an avid hiker. Olivia’s easy going, fun-loving personality will make your appointments something to look forward to.

Heather - Orthodontic AssistantHeather – Orthodontic Assistant
Heather is a Colorado native who recently relocated here from Colorado Springs. She has been working in the orthodontic field for over seven years. She received a B.S. in Health Education and Promotion from UNC Greeley. Heather loves getting to know our patients and their families, and truly enjoys seeing each patient’s smile transformation. Her greatest pride and joy are her two adult children. Her free time is full of running, hiking , paddle boarding, going to the gym and spending time with her boyfriend, family and friends.

Karo – Orthodontic Assistant
Karo was previously trained as a dentist in Venezuela, but has worked in the field of orthodontics for 3 years. She loves working with patients and making beautiful smiles. Karo has a passion for music and is an accomplished piano and cello player.

CiennaCienna – Orthodontic Assistant
Cienna is from Colorado and is excited about developing her knowledge in the field of orthodontics. Her previous dental school training has helped her settle in quickly and her clinical skills make her a valuable addition to our office.  You can always expect a warm welcoming smile from Cienna.

Sloss & Carpenter logoJessie – Orthodontic Assistant
Jessie has worked as an Orthodontic Assistant for many years and she is a superb addition to our team. Originally from Oklahoma, Jessie is a big Sooners fan. Jessie connects well with our patients, both children and adults, and puts a smile on each patient’s face. Her clinical expertise is appreciated by all. Outside of work, Jessie enjoys spending time with her family and working out.

Aliya – Front Office CoordinatorAliya – Front Office Coordinator
Aliya has lived in Pakistan, Massachusetts, and Hawaii and is excited to now be settled in Denver with family. She has a BA in French Language and Literatures and is also a licensed massage therapist! Her focus at Sloss & Carpenter Orthodontics will be coordinating the front desk experience for patients and scheduling appointments to achieve happy smiles. In her downtime, Aliya enjoys dancing salsa and bachata, attending live music and theater, and reading.