Your friendly dental office
Now located in the Stanley Marketplace
Welcome to Stapleton Dental

We put fun (yes, fun!) front and center while providing dental care for your whole family.

We are a progressive dental practice focusing on preventive care and specializing in restorative and cosmetic dentistry, serving Stapleton, Lowry, Aurora, and Park Hill communities. Stapleton Dental is a state-of-the-art practice with a small town feel. Our goal is to make you and your family feel comfortable and at ease in the dental chair.

Our focus on customer satisfaction has earned us a spot on 5280 Magazine's "Top Dentists" lists of 2013, 2014, 2015, and now, 2016!

MAKING IT convenient FOR YOU

We are now located in the new Stanley Marketplace

AURORA, CO 80010
What our patients are saying
Always a great experience, got right in, super friendly staff who, feels just like part of the neighborhood rather than office/medical.
– Christine W.
The team at Stapleton Dental is warm, friendly and professional. I appreciate their ability to make me feel comfortable - accounting for my sensitivities and making conversation throughout the appointment. It's a great group and I'd recommend them to anyone.
– Sarah J.
A delightful dental practice, and good quality work, too. Don't hesitate to come use this practice and recommend it to your family and friends, too.
– Alicia M.
Dr. Carrie Dougherty, DMD

Doctor Carrie Dougherty is a different kind of dentist. Her gentle approach, excellent clinical skills and her commitment to patient education will make you and your family feel comfortable and at ease in the dental chair.

A Colorado State University graduate with a degree in biochemistry, Dr. Dougherty went on to attend Boston University School of Dental Medicine. Desiring more expertise in general dentistry, Dr. Dougherty returned to Colorado and completed a rigorous General Practice Residency at Denver Health Medical Center.

Dr. Dougherty is a Colorado native and she and her family live right here in Stapleton. Her husband, Sean, is a software engineer. They have three boys, Jack, Cael and Liam.

Our services

Whether you just need a cleaning or you want a brand new smile, Stapleton Dental will provide you with outstanding dental treatment.

With a gentle approach and a sincere desire to assist our patients in reaching a state of overall health, Dr. Dougherty and her staff offer you and your family the best treatment and experience possible.


The best way to avoid the expense and hassle of dental problems is with regular check-ups and professional cleanings.


A beautiful, bright, healthy smile is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve your appearance and self-confidence.


95% of patients experience tooth decay at some point in their lives. We have several options for repairing decayed teeth.