Dr. Tiffany Manzo


Dr. Tiffany Manzo grew up in Tucson, Arizona, where at the age of 12 she decided to become a dentist. Dr. Manzo loves the idea of watching families grow and helping keep them healthy at the same time. After many years of shadowing and assisting in the dental field, Dr. Manzo attended Arizona State University for her B.S., and then the University of Colorado for her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Manzo is an active member in the Colorado Dental Association where she has served on the state’s Board of Trustees and as president of the Colorado New Dentist Committee. She is also a leader in the Junior League of Denver, and a member of the American Dental Association and the Metro Denver Dental Society.

Dr. Manzo has been living in and enjoying Colorado since 2006. In 2010, she began practicing dentistry. Dr. Manzo’s love of dentistry extends beyond the dental chair.

Dr. Manzo has one son (Lalo), one cat (Little Tiger), and loves entertaining friends at home. Dr. Manzo also loves to cook, snowboard, read, and hike. She is excited to be a part of the Wheat Ridge community, and invite you into her new home – Applewood Dental.

Passionate about preventative and conservative dentistry, Dr. Manzo looks forward to providing the best care to your entire family.

Dr. Manzo is proud to have been recognized as a 5280 Top Dentist 2016-2019.

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Dr. Erin Cettie


Dr. Erin Cettie was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. She attended the University of Texas at El Paso and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. Growing up with her father as a dentist, the dental field has been part of her life for a long time. She is passionate about her career, and brings her energy and love for dentistry to every patient. For Dr. Cettie, dentistry is about understanding that every patient is unique and deserves the highest quality treatment. As a member of the American Dental Association and the Colorado Dental Association, Dr. Cettie enjoys attending continuing education courses, learning about new technology and dental advances. She also enjoys providing much needed dental care to patients in local nursing home facilities.

Dr. Cettie was married in May 2013 to her dentist husband Dr. Evan Cettie.  After being in Houston for five years they decided to make Denver their home. They have been in Denver since October 2013 and love their new community. They have two sons- Tyler and Troy and on their free time they love going up to the mountains to take in the sites of Colorado and enjoying all the fun local activities that Denver has to offer with their family and friends.

Dr. Cettie is proud to have been given the 5280 award by her dental peers (2017- 2019) and is proud that Applewood Dental has been nominated Best of Wheat Ridge every year since we opened (2016-2019). She looks forward to getting to know you and your family at Applewood Dental!

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Crystal Enyart

Dental Hygienist

Crystal knew that she wanted to have a career in the dental field from a young
age. She started working as a dental assistant while also putting herself through hygiene school.  Crystal graduated from the Community College of Denver’s Dental Hygiene Program in 2008.  She loves the relationship she builds with her patients as a hygienist.

She grew up in the Arvada and Wheat Ridge area where she still lives with her husband Nate, sons Logan and Oliver and dog Ginger. Crystal is looking forward to working with you and your family at Applewood Dental!

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Gretchen Hays

Front Office

Gretchen graduated with a degree in dental assisting from Front Range Community College and has been in the dental field for 22 years. She has worked at Applewood Dental for the last 21 years and is a key component to our office. Her lively personality and genuine attitude makes all her patients feel welcome. She truly enjoys getting to know her patients and watching families grow.

Outside of work Gretchen likes to spend time with her husband, daughter and two sons. She likes watching the boys play sports, going to her parents cabin, and watching the Broncos.

Lori Pantano

Dental Hygienist

Applewood Dental is excited for you to meet our wonderful hygienist Lori. Lori graduated from dental hygiene school in 2012. Prior to graduating from dental hygiene school, she worked in a hospital setting as a radiographic technologist while attending college in Cheyenne WY. She enjoys spending time educating her patients on oral hygiene techniques and all the wonderful new technology that can help make it easier for you to keep your teeth healthy and clean. 
Lori married her husband in September 2015 and had a beautiful baby girl in February 2017.  She also has a baby boy that was born in August 2019. She moved to Arvada in October 2017 to be closer to her in-laws. On her free time she enjoys camping, hiking, sewing, crocheting and spending time with her family. 
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Malloree McLean

Dental Assistant

Malloree is our awesome Dental Assistant! She is a native from Colorado, she grew up in Littleton where she graduated from Dakota Ridge High School. She attended Warren Tech her junior year for her Dental Assisting Certificate. There she met her fiance Seth, they have 3 cats and are looking forward to planning their wedding for the Fall of 2020. She has been working in the dental field for 5 years and enjoys every opportunity she gets to make patients smile.