Gina aspired to be a dental hygienist since age seven because she admired her dentist and wanted to work for him. Ironically, she landed her first job as a hygienist in his office! Gina is passionate about people and good health which fuel the excellent, personal care that she gives to her patients. She feels blessed to be working with an outstanding dentist and the best dental team in Denver.
Gina’s faith gives her strength and guidance in every aspect of life. She is a Colorado native with her husband of 36 years. They have two grown, married children, and having grandchildren is their joy. Gina treasures time with family and friends, hikes in the mountains of Colorado, and enjoys cooking Italian delights.
Nakia holds a degree in Applied Sciences in Dental Hygiene from the Community College of Denver and has been in dentistry since 2004. She has served the patients in this office her entire career! Nakia is a Colorado native and enjoys time with her husband of 9 years and their children.
Nakia enjoys the wonderful relationships she has cultivated over the years with the patients and staff members. The people are a pivotal part of what makes the practice so great.
Kelly is excited to be a member of the 58 Dental Team. Her background in Museum Studies gives her an excellent foundation for her position in marketing and social media for the 58 Dental Team.
She is originally from Michigan and has lived in five different states before settling down in Colorado. She loves hiking, stand-up paddle boarding, snowboarding and traveling with her husband and two daughters.
Chais graduated from Warren Tech’s Dental Assisting Program as one of the top students in her class. She was awarded recognition for her leadership skills, dedication, professionalism, and community involvement. She completed 200 internship hours for the program through 58 Dental. Chais also took first place at the HOSA State Leadership Conference in dental science, and was awarded a mastery scholarship. In her free time she enjoys spending time outdoors teaching astronomy and shooting sports, going to concerts, and spending time with friends.
Michele has been enjoying sunny Colorado and all its natural beauty for the last 20 years. She moved here to attend Colorado University School of Dental Hygiene, where she graduated Cum Laude. Later her commitment to holistic health led her to pursue her Masters degree in Acupuncture and Herbology. In 2009, she graduated from the Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Magna Cum Laude.
Her current passion is nurturing her two toddler sons. Go-Go-Go!
Coleen values her upbringing in a small Kansas town but was overjoyed when her family moved to Colorado after growing up vacationing in the Rocky Mountains!
She feels fortunate to be part of the unique, caring and talented team at 58 Dental. Her Marketing Degree and background in business management assist her in keeping the office running smoothly. She is passionate about building individualized patient-relationships and strives to make each patient feel welcome and comfortable at their dental visits.
Partaking of the outdoors, biking, walking, campfires, indoor cardio workouts, music, decorating and any time spent with her two grown children, family and friends keep her balanced and happy!