38th Modern Dental, located on West 38th Avenue in the Highlands, has a comprehensive staff of dental professionals. Learn more about our staff of specialists, led by Dr. Christopher Norman. To find out more about our brand new office, visit our office page.
Dr. Christopher Norman – Cosmetic & General Dentist
Dr. Norman is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he received his Bachelors in Biology. After obtaining his undergraduate degree, Dr. Norman furthered his education by attending the New York University College of Dentistry where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery.
After dental school he completed 5 years of active duty service in the U.S. Army with assignments at Ft. Benning, GA and Fort Carson, CO. Dr. Norman was deployed to Afghanistan in 2014 where he received the Bronze Star Medal for his exceptionally meritorious service in support of Operation Enduring Freedom XIV.
As a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Colorado Dental Association, and Metro Denver Dental Society, Dr. Norman stays up-to-date on the latest trends and techniques in comprehensive dental care. He enjoys skiing, mountain biking, backpacking, and the all-around amazing experiences, landscape and people that Colorado has to offer.
Dr. Ahmed B. Salman– Endodontist
Dr. Salman was born and raised in Baghdad, Iraq. His initial dental training was at the University of Baghdad where he received a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S). Afterwards, He completed a one-year general practice residency at Cairo University Hospital in Egypt.
After a couple of years practicing as a general dentist, he decided to continue his educational journey in the United States where he obtained a second dental degree (D.D.S) from the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. During his time at the dental school, he was recognized for his passion and received an award for Excellence in Endodontics.
After practicing in the Denver metro area as a general dentist his passion towards Endodontics lead him to pursue a postgraduate training at the University of the Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA. He received a certificate of specialty in Endodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry (M.S.D). During his residency, Dr. Salman received the postgraduate OKU clinical excellence day award for his 1st place clinical presentation.
Dr. Salman is Board Eligible with the American Board of Endodontics. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the American Association of Endodontists, the Colorado Dental Association and the Metropolitan Denver Dental Society.
During his free time, Dr. Salman plays soccer on weekly basis and enjoys traveling and spending time with his family.
Julie – Office Manager
Julie has been working in the dental field since 2006 as a dental assistant and office manager.
Her favorite part of the job is building a relationship with the patients. Julie and her husband love to travel, see plays around Denver, and go to as many haunted houses as possible at Halloween.
Eliciana – EDDA
Eliciana graduated from Wheat Ridge High School and went on to dental assisting school at Concorde Career College in Aurora. In her free time, she likes to hike, travel and read.
Eliciana’s favorite part of her career is meeting and interacting with new patients.
Angelina – Dental Hygienist
Angelina went to school at Front Range Community College for dental assisting. After she finished their DA program, she decided to further her education and pursue a career in dental hygiene. Her favorite part of dental hygiene is helping others and making them feel good about their smile. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, and hanging out with her dog, Chicken.
Kylee – Dental Hygienist
Kylee spent six years working in event planning before deciding to peruse her dream of being a dental hygienist. She loves educating patients on the importance of oral hygiene. In her spare time she loves to cook and enjoy the beautiful Colorado sunshine.
Michaela – Dental Assistant
Michaela is a Colorado native. She is a recent graduate of the Colorado Dental Assisting School.
She enjoys spending time with her infant son and doing all things Colorado, and looks forward to sharing that passion with her son.
Michaela is excited to be working with a wonderful staff here at 38th Modern Dental and truly enjoys meeting and working with all the patients. She looks forward to advancing her career in dentistry.
Greg – Patient Coordinator
Greg studied Chemistry, graduating from the University of West Florida, before moving to Colorado in 2016. His favorite part of his position as patient coordinator is having the opportunity to provide great guest service and make new and existing patients as comfortable as possible. In his spare time, he enjoys playing piano, catching up in the video game world, reading, and taking care of his succulents.