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Dr. Jennifer Friedman, DMD, MS
Dr. Friedman is a top-rated, experienced orthodontist with a passion for providing excellent, high-quality orthodontic treatment while showing her patients great care and compassion. She prides herself on taking the time to listen and address every patient’s questions or concerns.
Dr. Friedman Fun Facts:
Pet: A poodle named Lilah
Hobbies: Rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking and playing the viola
Favorite Superpower: The power to heal people
About West Arvada Orthodontics
Are you looking for a gentle, exceptional orthodontist in Arvada near you? Visit West Arvada Orthodontics for a team who specializes in high-quality, affordable, orthodontics for kids, teenagers and adults. Our services range from braces, Invisalign® and preventive treatment to sleep-disordered breathing treatment, TMJ and TMD treatment and orthodontic appliances. To learn more or to make an appointment, call your Arvada Orthodontist at: (720) 800-9331.
Why and How We Ensure the Best Quality Care and The Most Relaxed Atmosphere
Are you looking for a gentle, exceptional Arvada orthodontist? Visit West Arvada Orthodontics for a team who specializes in high-quality orthodontics for Kids, teenagers and adults.
Our services range from braces, Invisalign® and preventive treatment to sleep-disordered breathing treatment, TMJ and TMD treatment and orthodontic appliances.
Traditional Metal Braces
Traditional metal braces are time tested and reliable treatment method for obtaining a beautiful smile.
However, at West Arvada Orthodontics we go a step farther and utilize braces to ensure optimal jaw position, eliminate any bite abnormalities, opening the patient's airway, and bringing harmony not only to their smile but to their entire facial structure.
Dr. Jennifer Friedman is an expert in utilizing multiple types of braces. When most people think of braces they are typically thinking of Traditional Metal Braces which are a time-tested method for obtaining a beautiful smile.
However, at West Arvada Orthodontics we utilize braces not just to obtain beautiful smiles but to improve the lives of our patients by bringing harmony to their smile, bite, facial and jaw structure, As well as enlarging our patients' airways.
Invisalign, Invisalign Teen, and 3M Clarity
Clear removable plastic aligners such as Invisalign, Invisalign Teen, and 3M Clarity, can be used to treat various orthodontic issues. as these aligners are clear, often patients prefer them over traditional braces as they are less noticeable.
Contrary to popular belief, It is never too late to have orthodontic treatment! Regardless of your age, you deserve that beautiful smile you have always wanted.
With all the latest advances in making orthodontics less noticeable, you can smile with confidence! Dr. Friedman is an expert at Invisalign, 3M clarity, and ceramic braces.
Traditional metal braces are also always an option for adults.
Early Ortho Treatment for Kids / Interceptive Treatment
There are some conditions that can benefit from early orthodontic treatment, before all the permanent teeth have erupted.
The American Association of Orthodontics recommends that all children be seen before their 7th birthday for their first consultation to determine if they can benefit from early treatment.
Some problems that can benefit from early treatment are jaw growth discrepancies, and severe crowding, among others.
Clear Ceramic Braces
Orthopedic treatment on growing children can open the airway allowing better sleep, more oxygen to the brain and the whole body, and result in a better quality of life.
Dr. Friedman obtained a Masters degree in airway orthodontics and possesses unique expertise in treating growing children as young as five years old.
Please see the dedicated page on airway oriented orthodontic treatment and how it results in lifelong benefits In nearly every aspect of one's life.
In addition to a perfect smile, this is our goal at West Arvada Orthodontics.
Fastest Treatment Times for Braces and Invisalign
The average treatment time for a full orthodontic treatment case is about two years. This is due to the normal speed at which bone remodels around the teeth.
At West Arvada Orthodontics we use a revolutionary system called Propel Orthodontics which allows Dr. Friedman in our expert staff to significantly decrease treatment times, even achieving optimal results in half the time!
Thumb Sucking Correction
Thumb–Sucking can affect the development of a child's jaws negatively and thus result in subsequent facial structure anomalies as well as affecting the growth the child's teeth in various ways.
Dr. Jenny Friedman, an expert in airway orthodontics is highly experienced in curbing children's thumb – sucking habit. In so doing the child is spared father significant damage which may require invasive surgery in the future.
At West Arvada Orthodontics we treat children as young as five years old, not only preventing future issues but correcting any mild abnormal growth of the jaw and/or teeth that may have already taken place GENTLY AND WITHOUT DISCOMFORT to the child. This is of paramount importance to us!
If a child has abnormal breathing patterns while sleeping, it can profoundly impact every aspect of their life in a negative way. This condition is known as Pediatrics Sleep Disordered Breathing.
At West Arvada Orthodontics, Dr. Jennifer Friedman, specializes in jaw orthopedics of growing children, which can significantly open their airway, allowing for more restful sleep, more oxygen to their developing brains, as well as to the rest of their body.
At West Arvada Orthodontics your child will not just leave with a beautiful smile, but a profoundly better quality-of-life.
Please click here to learn more about this important issue and how we develop an individualized treatment plan, which not only addresses aesthetics but has a truly significant impact on your child's entire life.
Sleep Apnea Orthodontic Devices
For those diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), a life-threatening disorder, but don’t like the idea of wearing a mask that blows air up your nose and into your mouth all night (a CPAP Machine), an Orthodontic Mandibular Advancement Device is a great option to treat your Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Dr. Friedman is a pioneer in the Orthodontic Sleep Apnea field, being the first researcher to use 3D imaging to look at how the airway changes with these types of devices.
Dr. Friedman stays up-to-date on the latest techniques and technologies to make sure that your treatment is as comfortable and efficient as possible, with the best results possible.