Dr. Tom Niemi, DDS

Dr. Tom Niemi, DDS

Dentistry  ·  

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Dr. Tom Niemi, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Arvada, CO. He practices dentistry.Read his story

New Era Dental

5656 Ward Way

Arvada, CO 80002
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Niemi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Niemi "Defining Dr. Tom Niemi's approach to dentistry is a desire to deliver the best possible care. He devotes considerable time to continuing education and has been recognized for his high standard of work. A believer in making a person's dental experience more comfortable and effective, Dr. Niemi uses state-of-the-art technology for best results. Dr. Niemi particularly loves using orthodontics to help people achieve beautiful, confident smiles. A top Fastbraces® provider and Invisalign-certified, he uses modern methods that provide invisibility and fast straightening. Dr. Niemi has completed over 700 hours of continuing and advanced education. He makes sure he stays up-to-date with latest developments. Dr. Niemi has been happily married for many years to his lovely wife Theresa and they have a son and a daughter studying in college. When Dr. Niemi is away from the practice, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He loves the outdoors, enjoying the Colorado wilderness and landscaping his extensive and aesthetic gardens both at home and at his office. He also enjoys cooking and golf. He is an avid advocate of the Colorado Symphony and of Southwest artists. Dr. Niemi's diligence in delivering excellent dentistry has been recognized by several associations, including two recognitions in recent years. In 2010 the Consumers Research Council of America named Dr. Niemi as one of “America’s Top Dentists” for General and Cosmetic Dentistry. In 2010 to 2011, Dr. Niemi was given the “Talk of the Town”, Dentists category, based on his high quantity of positive online patient reviews. Dr. Niemi is a very active participant in the Arvada community and feels fortunate to be able to help in many different ways. New Era Dental helps “Coats for Colorado” raise funds through patient donations. Coats for Colorado is a non-profit organization which helps provide gently used coats to needy families. We are also members of the Arvada Chamber of Commerce, assisting with various community projects such as the Scarecrow Festival and the Kite Festival. New Era Dental participates yearly in raising money for the local food bank and helps with a food drive to provide fresh foods from local gardens to the area schools. In addition to the above, Dr. Niemi has donated over $50,000 in scholarships to local high school children for college. He has collected gifts for children in the Head Start Program and deeply feels that it is his responsibility to the local community to contribute and help improve as many lives as possible. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Niemi "Defining Dr. Tom Niemi's approach to dentistry is a desire to deliver the best possible care. He devotes considerable time to continuing education and has been recognized for his high standard of work."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

21  Conditions Treated

  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Loose Teeth
  • Oral Infection
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Toothache

19  Procedures

  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Physical Examination
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Root Canal
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


Education data for Dr. Niemi is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Niemi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Niemi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Niemi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Niemi to family and friends
238 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (238)

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Dr. Niemi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have gone to the dentist every 6 mos forever. I was 60 years in age. For the last 8 years I flossed my teeth and brush daily. Niemi told me I needed to have one of my bottom wisdom teeth pulled. He showed my the tooth using a mirror; it was nothing but a brown nub He told me that the tooth...more
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Terrible treatment. Saw Dr. Levy for xrays/evaluation.Extraction recommended, saw Niemi as Dr Levy wasn't employed there any longer....never informed he was leaving. Extracted front tooth, flipper tooth inserted...nothing but trouble keeping it in my mouth. Went back for re-linings three...more
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