Dr. Gordon West, DDS

Dr. Gordon West, DDS

Cosmetic Dentistry  ·  
Dr. Gordon West, DDS is a cosmetic dentistry practitioner in Lafayette, CO and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Marquette School Of Dentistry in 1998 and practices cosmetic dentistry, headache management, and more.Read his story

1140 W South Boulder Rd Ste 201

Lafayette, CO 80026

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  • Delta Dental

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Dr. West's bio

This content was provided by Dr. West "Dr. West is a 1998 graduate of The Marquette School of Dentistry and has practiced exclusively in Colorado since his graduation. Dr. West completed his residency at Denver General, where he studied advanced emergency medicine and comprehensive care of patients with complex medical histories. Dr. West always stays abreast of the latest technologies for cosmetic dentists and sedation dentists by attending continuing education seminars around the country. Areas of expertise include, but are not limited to, cosmetics, occlusion, and dental implants. Dr. West was born in Sitka, Alaska, where his father practiced dentistry from the 1960′s through the 1990′s. Dr. West is committed to providing a high level of patient care in a relaxed, professional, and caring atmosphere. Dr. West and his wife Melanie live in Lafayette, CO where they enjoy a wide array of outdoor activities including, camping, backpacking, fishing, cycling, and skiing. They have a two year old, Sydney, who is walking and keeping life very busy. Sydney's best friend is a 7 year old chocolate lab, Chili Dog. In the fall of 07, Dr. West had identical twin girls named Emerson and Mackenzie."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. West "Dr. West is committed to providing a high level of patient care in a relaxed, professional, and caring atmosphere."

9  Practice Areas

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Family Dentistry
  • Headache Management
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry

77  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Canine Teeth, Absence Upper Permanent
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Spacing
  • Dentin Dysplasia, Coronal
  • Dentin Dysplasia, Radicular
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Trauma
  • Fluoride Overuse
  • Fluorosis
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Gingival Fibromatosis
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Halitosis
  • Hypodontia
  • Jaw Bone Tissue Deterioration
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Loose Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Oral Infection
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Overbite
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Receding Gums
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tender Gums
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries
  • Underbite
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33  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Marquette School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Denver General
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. West's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. West to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. West's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Best dentist ever.
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If you haven't been to the dentist In a while or are just scared, go see Dr. West! He and all of his staff make me feel very comfortable and have helped me tremendously with my gum issues. Thank you!
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Extremely overpriced. BUSINESS based on making money and not patients' well being
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We have checked our records and we don't have record of this patient. If you are a patient at Gordon West DDS - Aesthetic & General Dentistry, please contact our office and we would be happy to resolve your issues with you. Thank you.

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Compared to other dentists his skill, attention to detail and care are second to none.
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