Heather K. Harris, DDS
Dr. Harris has been voted as one of Denver's Top Dentists by her peers and has been featured in the 5280 magazine in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
Dr. Harris has been practicing dentistry for over 19 years! After attending the University of Wyoming for undergraduate studies, she graduated from the University of Colorado School of Dentistry in 1998. She works in a brand new facility designed to incorporate the latest technology as well as provide added comfort for her patients. Dr. Harris has built her practice around her appreciation of her patients. She prides herself on maintaining and building relationships with those in Cherry Creek and the surrounding communities. She appreciates the vitality this area brings to her practice, and together with her staff she aims to provide the highest quality dental service possible. Dr. Harris' patients recognize her love of the dental profession from the way she cares for them, investing herself in their overall health and well-being. Dr. Harris keeps up to date with continuing education, ensuring that her patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Colorado Dental Association and the Metropolitan Denver Dental Society.
Dr. Harris' roots are here in Denver where she has many extended family members. She, however, moved with her family every two to three years and lived in many states and two foreign countries. She has lived from Hawaii to Virginia in the states and Israel and Saudi Arabia in the Middle East. Her favorite hobby wherever she lived was English horse riding and jumping competition. In her free time, she enjoys family time with her husband, Craig and two daughters, Ashley and Holly. Following her daughter's interests, she is learning the art of sustainable living with Ashley and the art of oriental cooking with Holly. Her husband Craig is a former professional baseball player and currently enjoys studying politics and political history. They all love to be active from taking their dogs to the mountains to playing badmitton in the back yard.
Mayra - Office Manager
Mayra’s true passion began 8 years ago when she started working in her first dental office. The complexities of a busy dental office created a constant challenge in which she thrives. She enjoys being able to assist patients in finding a solution for their dental needs in the most caring and professional ways possible. She is most knowledgeable with all the craziness that is the insurance industry and is the go-to for finance questions.
She is the oldest of 3 with 2 nieces and 2 nephews and enjoys being the favorite aunt. Spending quality time with her friends and family is a regular occurrence.
Since moving from Kansas City to Denver in 2017, Mayra enjoys taking advantage of all Colorado has to offer. Her hobbies consist of; traveling, hiking, enjoying the beautiful mountains, shopping, attending football and baseball games, and most importantly giving back to the Hispanic community.
Iya- Dental Hygienist
Iya was born and raised in Manila, Philippines but moved to Houston, TX in 2014. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Integrated Marketing Communications but decided to pursue a career in the dental field upon moving to the United States. She attended The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston where she earned her Dental Hygiene degree in 2018. After a few months of working in Texas, she relocated to Omaha with her husband for a year. She has only been in Denver for a few months but she is enjoying the city and being surrounded by nature.
Iya enjoys providing quality care for patients and building relationships with them. She makes sure that everyone gets the best treatment and that each visit is as pain-free as possible. She is likewise dedicated to educating patients so they are able to take better care of their oral health at home. When not caring for others at work, Iya loves to travel and spend time with her husband and two dogs.
An- Dental Hygienist (Part Time)
An was born is Thailand in a refugee camp and has been living in Colorado with her family since 1991. Growing up in Aurora, Colorado, she pursued her hygiene education from the Colorado Northwestern Community College in Rangely, Colorado. Graduating in 2013 and has been practicing hygiene since.
An believes that one’s health is important and helping others achieve good oral health it may help them achieve optimum systemic health as well.
On her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, lifting weights and spending time with family and friends.
Christina has been a top notch dental assistant for over 12 years, and spent 2 of them working at Heather K. Harris, DDS from 2016-2018. She rejoined the team December of 2019 and many of our longtime patients were so glad to see her here again. She has such a knack for helping people feel that they are cared for, you’ll be happy to have her back, too.
In her free time, Christina loves going on outings with her husband and fur babies, taking bike rides at the park, playing board games, and of course watching a good movie.