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.
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 one son- Tyler 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 (2016-2018). She looks forward to getting to know you and your family at Applewood Dental!
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, son Logan, and dog Ginger. Crystal is looking forward to working with you and your family at Applewood Dental!
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.
Layci graduated with her dental assisting certificate from Concorde Career College in 2010 and has been working in the dental field ever since. She loves everything about being a dental assistant especially getting to know the patients and making them feel calm and comfortable during their dental procedures.
Layci has a little dog named Baxter, that she likes to spend time going on walks with and enjoying the constantly changing Colorado weather. She also enjoys learning how to cook, and planting flowers and plants in her free time.