Award-winning Denver orthodontist Dr. Derek Straffon is leading the way with a completely customized approach to orthodontic treatment. He has earned a top reputation for designing Signature Smiles that light up the room and last a lifetime. Crafted by an amazing, caring team, our Straffon Signature Smiles are tailored for kids and adults alike, comfortable, fast, and aesthetic.
Dr. Straffon attended Indiana University before going on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery and Master of Science in Orthodontics from the University of Michigan. Rated as the top university in the United States, and achieved second place within the global ranking. He is a recipient of the prestigious Thomas A. Graber Award for Research in Orthodontics, as well as the Top Orthodontist award by 5280 Magazine. Dr. Straffon was also named Top Doctor among USA Top Dentists. When he isn’t customizing smiles for his patients, Dr. Straffon also shares his orthodontic expertise by speaking at events around the country.
In his free time, you will find Dr. Straffon enjoying the outdoors of Colorado by running triathlons, mountain biking, skiing, and spending time with his family.