Our Team

About Our Office

Colorado Dental Group is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Our team of dental experts includes regular and cosmetic dentists, endodontists, orthodontists, periodontists, and oral surgeonsLearn more about our Colorado Springs office.

Colorado Dental Group was a winner of the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado’s BBB Excellence in Customer Service Award in 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Dr. Scott Frederick, DDS, General & Cosmetic Dentist

Dr Scott FrederickDr. Scott N. Frederick attended Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. He subsequently went on to dental school at The University of Southern California. While in dental school, he took trips to Costa Rica and Belize with the Ayuda Dentistry Clinic, a volunteer organization that provides free dental services to underserviced populations. Also while at USC, he was on the IV sedation and the Emergency Response Team working underneath Dr. Stanley Malamed. He served as President of the Chi Chapter, Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity. Upon graduating, Dr. Frederick received the Tom Asfkin Fakour Leadership Award, The Distinguished Service Award from Delta Sigma Delta, the Dental Materials Academy Award, and the Fixed Prosthodontics Award from USC.

After graduation from dental school, Dr. Frederick served as an active duty officer with the U.S. Army where he reached the rank of captain. He was selected as a US Army ambassador to the Canadian Army, where he graduated from a 1 month Prosthodontic Course. During his time of active duty, he served for one year in Eastern Afghanistan as the 101st Airborne (Air Assault) 1st Brigade Combat Team Dentist. He also graduated from US Army Air Assault School. He was a three-time Army Commendation Medal recipient.

Dr. Frederick has been with Colorado Dental Group since 2011. He currently serves as Clinical Director of Peak Dental Services. He is a member of the AGD, ADA, CDA, American Academy of Clear Aligners, MDDS, and Colorado Springs Dental Society.

Dr. Frederick is married to Dr. Anna G Frederick. Together they have a daughter, Zoe, a chocolate lab named Elphaba, and another rescue dog named Stella. In his spare time, Dr. Frederick like to play tennis, go curling, go fly fishing and go skiing and snowboarding with the family. He also enjoys volunteering as a coach for U6-7 girls soccer for the Colorado Springs Pride Soccer Club.

Learn more about cosmetic dentistry services.

Dr. Kingsly White, DDS

Dr. Kingsly WhiteDr. Kingsly White is a born New Orleanian who graduated LSU Dental School in 1995. She comes from a family of dentists, including her father, grandfather, uncles, and cousins. After owning a private practice for years in Atlanta, she moved to Colorado to share in the beauty of the mountains and outdoor sports . She is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys hiking, biking, climbing. and skiing . For Dr. White, the best and most gratifying experiences revolve around helping people with improving health. She is surrounded in Colorado by a happy, positive, motivating staff with the same enthusiasm for giving exceptional and gentle care in a wonderful, welcoming atmosphere!

Dr. Paul Effinger, DDS

Dr EffingerDr. Paul Effinger is a graduate of Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois. After graduation he returned to his home state of Indiana for a year before moving to Woodland Park. Dr. Effinger enjoys the outdoors and spends his free time hiking, riding motorcycles and ATVs, and working on projects. He is looking forward to experiencing all the inter time activities the area has to offer.

Dr. Andrew Horne, Orthodontist

Dr Andrew Horne

Dr. Andrew Horne has joined our family in the Springs and will be working with our Orthodontic Team. He grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona and attended Arizona State University graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Economics. He began his career in dentistry at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, graduating with his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Dr. Horne then moved to Denver, Colorado and completed his orthodontic residency at the University of Colorado.

 

Dr. Ramie Barfuss, Endodontist

Dr. Ramie K. Barfuss

Ramie K. Barfuss graduated from the University of Utah with a B.S. in Medical Biology in June 2001.  He then attended the University of Louisville, where he graduated dental school with a D.M.D.  After dental school, Dr. Barfuss entered activity duty for the United States Army where he completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina.  After practicing general dentistry for five years, he then completed a two year Endodontic Residency at the University of Iowa in June 2011.  Since June 2011, Dr. Barfuss has been a practicing endodontist in the United States Army and in private practice.  He currently serves at Fort Carson, Colorado and with Colorado Endodontic Group.  He is married with four children.

Dr. Chris Hahn, Endodontist

Dr. Chris HahnDr. Chris Hahn received his Masters of Science (MS), Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) and Certificate of Endodontics from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry. He completed his General Practice Residency at the Naval Hospital Great Lakes and later became Dental Command. He has served as a Dental Officer for the United States Navy and was part of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN-71) in Bosnia and Iraq. He has also practiced at the Faculty Emergency Clinic of his alma mater, the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry. He now practices privately and specializes in endodontics.

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Dr. Mike Huber, DDS, MS – Periodontist

Dr Mike Huber

Education

  • University of Oklahoma, 1985 Chemistry BS
  • University of Missouri Kansas City, 1990 DDS
  • University of Iowa, 1993 Periodontic certificate; Masters of Science

Experience

  • General Dentist – United States Air Force Fairchild AFB, WA, 1990-1993
  • General Dentist – Army National Guard 294th Iowa City, IA, 1993-1997
  • Periodontist – Lone Tree, CO – 1996-present
  • Periodontist – Colorado Springs, CO 2012-present
  • Air Force Achievement Medal – 1993
  • Chief Resident – University of Iowa – 1995-1996
  • C Mahon Fraleigh Award (Outstanding Resident) – U of Iowa – 1996

Associations

  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • Denver Implant Study Club
  • Columbine Periodontal Study Club
  • Cherry Hills Community Church

Dr. Huber enjoys coaching his sons’ sports teams, which includes football, baseball and wrestling. He is married with three sons.

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Nikky, Office Manager

Nikky Nikky is originally from Miami, Florida and has her expanded duties certification from the University of Nova Dental School. She has been in the dental field for 25 years and has managed dental offices for over 15 years.

Chelsea, Assistant Office Manager

ChelseaChelsea comes to us with 10 years of customer service experience and is currently in school for computer engineering.

 

 

 

 

Casey, Registered Dental Hygienist

Casey

Casey recently relocated to Colorado Springs. She has years of experience and patient care is her first concern. Casey’s upbeat and positive attitude is enjoyed by all, and her patient care is awesome. We feel very fortunate to have Casey as a valued part of our Team. Casey enjoys spending time with her son while not at work.

Gina, Registered Dental Hygienist

Gina