Dr. Galen Callender, DDS

Dr. Galen Callender, DDS

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Dr. Galen Callender, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Littleton, CO and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri-Kansas City / School Of Dentistry in 1982 and practices orthodontics and sleep medicine dentistry.Read his story

6169 S Balsam Way Ste 380

Littleton, CO 80123

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Delta Dental
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Dr. Callender's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Callender "Dr. Callender attended the University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Dentistry where he completed both his General Dentistry and Orthodontic training. He is a 4th generation Coloradan and continues a family tradition of orthodontists established by his father and uncles. Dr Callender grew up in the Wheat Ridge/Arvada area, is a graduate of Wheat Ridge High School and attended the University of Denver prior to completing his undergraduate education at the University of New Mexico. A dedicated supporter of the Southwest and Metro YMCA, he has served as president on the Southwest board, named Volunteer of the Year, and was inducted into the YMCA Metropolitan Denver Hall of Fame. He has also served as President of the Colorado Dental Association Benefit Plan and President the University of Missouri, Kansas City Dental Alumni Association where he was honored with the Roy J Rinehart Award for Professional Excellence and Service. Dr. Callender is proud to have been recognized by 5280 Magazine as one of Denver's Top Orthodontists every year since 2010! He is a devoted Colorado Buff's fan, has become proficient in undertaking large scale DIY home projects, continues to enjoy travel, staying fit and spending time with his family."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Callender "Providing personalized, professional orthodontic and apnea care to the Southwest Littleton and Olde Town Arvada areas. Dr. Callender is committed to creating beautiful smiles for children, teens, and adults and has been selected as a 5280 Top Orthodontist for consecutive years since 2009. Dr Callender also has over 15 years of experience helping patients diagnosed from Obstructive Sleep Apnea."

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry

1  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

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Education

  • University Of Denver, University Of New Mexico
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Missouri-Kansas City / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Missouri-Kansas City / School Of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr Callender has been my Orthodontist for several years. He is always very pleasant! He's is also very accommodating when it's comes to an emergency with my appliance. I recommend him to all my friends and family!
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Bonnie Kilman in Castle Rock, CO – May 09, 2017
Thanks Bonnie, we appreciate your great review...Read More
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My daughter has some (slight) ptsd from a terrible dentist when she was much younger. Dr. Callender and his staff have been incredible about soothing her fear and tension. She worked herself into crying jags during her early visits; and they were patient, and calmly proceeded. She isn't afraid to...Read More
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Kit in Arvada, CO – Apr 26, 2017
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Dr. Callender was very easy to work with on several items, including but not limited to: appointments, payment plans, and emergencies. HIs office staff was professional and attentive to detail. We had a regular dental emergency regarding our daughter who was in braces at the time. When I was...Read More
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Littleton, CO – Apr 20, 2017
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A great experience all around. Dr. Callender and his staff are all very friendly, caring, and technically proficient.
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Denver, CO – Apr 10, 2017
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Dr. Callender's calm, competent manner gave me confidence I could go through the "invisalign" alternative to braces. I was made to feel very comfortable in his office and am very pleased with the results.
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JoAnn B in Littleton, CO – Apr 06, 2017
Thank you JoAnn, we appreciate your kind review!
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