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Your Professional and Friendly Dentist in Lafayette, Broomfield, and Louisville

A smile is worth a lot. A healthy smile is priceless.

Welcome to Colorado Healthy Smiles. We are committed to taking care of your needs and helping you achieve and maintain dental wellness. Offering a wide range of dental services, including general, restorative and cosmetic dentistry, Invisalign® invisible braces,  conscious sedation to ease “dentist anxiety” and TMJ treatment. 

Whether you or your family needs routine cleanings and check-ups,  or cosmetic and restorative dentistry to enhance your smile’s beauty, Dr. Jackie at Colorado Healthy Smiles in Lafayette can provide quality dental care and treatment for the entire family.


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Request An Appointment

Whatever your dental needs may be, Colorado Healthy Smiles got you covered. Request an appointment today via any of the following methods:

By Phone: +1 303-469-3344

By Email: molly@coloradohealthysmiles.com

Online: Appointment Form

Find Us!

Colorado Healthy Smiles offers easy access from Wadsworth/Highway 287 or from Highway 36. Located just 9 miles East of Boulder, the office is only 3 miles from Louisville and 6 miles from Broomfield. We are located directly west of Exempla Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette.

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Every member of the Colorado Healthy Smiles team is committed to delivering an excellent patient experience…from that first phone call, all the way through the completion of your aftercare.

We have a passion for helping patients overcome any dental anxieties they may have and want to create a generation of patients who look forward to visiting their dentist. We use state-of-the-art techniques in a personalized, friendly, “no judgment” setting, and provide uncompromised safety and comfort in every procedure performed.

We care about your smile – inside and out – and help our patients in Lafayette and the neighboring communities of Louisville and Broomfield, achieve beautiful  – AND HEALTHY – smiles for life.

Caring Service in a Relaxed Environment

Colorado Healthy Smiles provides a comfortable environment to make your dental visit an enjoyable one. Our highly trained and experienced staff can help with your dental health needs…whether it be for cosmetic reasons (a whiter smile, straighter teeth),  restorative (crowns, implants, bridges) or general dentistry (cleanings, check-ups, gum maintenance).  If you’re a resident of  Lafayette, Broomfield or Louisville, think of us as your neighborhood dentist and give us a call today…because Life is Better when you SMILE!


We look forward to being your family’s dental care provided. Our service offerings include:

General Dentistry… dental cleanings, gum health maintenance, and treatments for the dental needs of children, teens, and adults. Read more

Cosmetic Dentistry… improves the appearance of your smile. It includes veneers, teeth whitening, dental bonding, etc. Read more

Restorative Dentistry… restores and maintains the mouth’s function through treatments such as root canals, porcelain crowns, dental filling, inlays, etc. Read more

Invisalign… using clear, removable trays to align teeth, Invisalign is an alternative to braces for teens and adults who want to discreetly straighten their teeth. Read more

Zoom! Whitening… Philips Zoom! system is the easiest, safest and quickest way to whiten teeth and has been used by more than 10 million patients. Read more

Conscious Sedation… allows the fearful patient to enter a relaxed state while dental procedures are performed, effectively eliminating dental fears and anxieties. Read more

TMJ treatment… calms the muscles and ligaments around the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) to relieve the pain, “clicking” and pressure. Read more

Sleep and Breathing Disorders… did you know a simple trip to the dentist could help with bed wetting and snoring issues? Read more

Your Dental Professionals

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Dr. Jackie Schafer, DDS

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Molly Burnett

Office Manager
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Interesting Statistics


39% of males never floss

  • 16% of men didn’t get a good night’s sleep in the last week
  • Men are 32% less likely to following proper dental maintenance schedules
  • Men are 76% less likely to brush their teeth immediately after eating



27% of females report never flossing

  • 24% of women didn’t get a good night’s sleep in the last week
  • During pregnancy, between 60% and 75% of women experience gingivitis
  • Woman are 68% more proactive in maintaining their dental health

6 Things That Can Destroy A Healthy Smile

#1 – Not Flossing

Brushing your teeth twice a day is important. But did you know that flossing at least once a day is just as important to a healthy smile. Flossing removes cavity-causing bacteria left behind from small particles of food that get stuck between teeth. Although bleeding and irritation sometimes can occur when you first start flossing, it’s important to keep at it. Your gums will toughen up and your smile will be better for it.

#2 – Brushing Too Soon After Eating

Consuming acidic foods and drinks, such as sports and energy drinks, citrus fruits, wine, and tomatoes, can erode tooth enamel—the glossy outer layer of the tooth. Brushing your teeth too soon after eating and drinking these items can cause more damage because you are essentially brushing the acid into the teeth, not getting rid of it. Instead, you should rinse your mouth with water after consuming acidic foods and beverages and wait at least 30 minutes before brushing.

#3 – Not Replacing Your Toothbrush Often Enough

Not only are old toothbrushes ineffective, but they also harbor harmful bacteria that can cause infections. Toothbrushes should be changed every three to four months. It’s also important to change your toothbrush after you’ve been sick.

#4 – Excessively Bleaching Your Teeth

Overzealous bleaching can cause your teeth to look unnaturally white and increase tooth sensitivity. Before using an at-home bleaching product, talk to Dr. Jackie.

#5 – Using A Hard-Bristled Toothbrush

A hard-bristled toothbrush coupled with an aggressive brushing technique can cause irreversible damage. Use a soft toothbrush and gently brush your teeth at a 45-degree angle, in a circular motion. Using a back-and-forth, sawing motion causes the gums to recede, and can expose the root of the tooth, making teeth extremely sensitive and unattractive. An electric toothbrush is a better alternative.

#6 – Tobacco Use 

There are many good reasons to stop smoking, but when it comes to teeth, you may not know that smokers’ teeth create plaque and tarter more easily and at a higher rate of speed than non-smokers. This can mean more frequent trips to the dentist to have the tartar professionally removed. While we enjoy seeing our patients, we just want you to be healthy and happy.

#7 – Visiting your dentist every 6 months is probably the #1 thing that you can do to protect your smile. 

Routine visits make for easier and faster cleanings, while also allowing for any problems to be detected and treated before they turn into bigger issues. If time is what has kept you away in the past – remember, Colorado Healthy Smiles is conveniently located right off Hwy 287 in Lafayette…only 3 miles from Louisville, and just 6 miles from Broomfield! Also know…we are a NO JUDEMENT office, so you won’t hear any lectures from us!


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