AboutAlign Orthodontics

Align Orthodontics is a Louisville based orthodontic practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality orthodontic care and do so using advanced equipment and technology. We will utilize our orthodontic services and equipment to help patients achieve the healthy smile they desire.

DDS

Meet Dr. Colletti

Laurence J. Colletti, DDS, has provided specialty orthodontic care in Colorado since 1987. Dr. Colletti’s education includes degrees from: the United States Air Force Academy, the University of Southern California, Baylor College of Dentistry, and Louisiana State University.

After six years of active duty in the Air Force, Dr. Colletti elected to continue his education on a full-time basis. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree (Magna Cum Laude), from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1985.

He was elected to membership on Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Dental Honor Society) and selected “High Point Senior” for the Xi Phi Dental Fraternity, based on scholarship and achievement.

Service to Our Country

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Life Science from the United States Air Force Academy
  • Upon graduation, he continued his military affiliation in both an active and reserve status
  • He served as an Air Force Pilot, Air Force Wing Flight Safety Officer, Army Medical Officer, an Army Dental Officer
  • He is a veteran of Desert Storm
  • Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Rocky Mountain Orthodontic Society
  • American Dental Association
  • Colorado Dental Association
  • Boulder Dental Society
  • Orthodontic Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine Orthodontic Residency Program.
  • Served as the orthodontic consultant for the International Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center Cleft Lip and Palate Team
  • Board member of the local chapter of Operation Smile and the orthodontic team member for Operation Smile missions to Vietnam, China, Morocco and Palestine, among others.
  • Two-time chairman of the charity event “Ski for Smile” and provided orthodontic treatment for many of the orphans living in Constanta, Romania.
  • He has most recently completed the McLaughlin Program, a two-year program committed to an orthodontic treatment philosophy and advanced approach to patient care using diagnostics, treatment and case management.

    Committed to His Family

    Dr. Colletti is a father of three great kids, Laurence, Sarah and son-in-law Matt as well as, two incredible grandchildren, Chance and Vivian. Laurence lives and works in Denver as a lawyer. He is also the producer and director of the Legal Talk Network. Sarah and Matt live in San Antonio, TX with their two infant children. Sarah uses her MBA in a career with USAA Insurance and her husband, Matt is a full-time active duty Air Force F-16 pilot

    Dr. Colletti thoroughly enjoys the lifestyle Colorado offers. He is an avid snowboarder, runner, cyclist and mountain climber.

    Sylvia

    Head Assistant

    Sylvia is the Head Assistant at Align Orthodontics. Born and raised on the coast of Maine, she explored the country before making Colorado her home 4 decades ago. The mother of three girls and proud grandmother to six beautiful grandchildren, Sylvia has been working in the Orthodontic field for 28 years. Her passions are painting, family fishing trips and long walks with her dog, Lucy.

    Missy

    Patient Coordinator

    Missy is another native Coloradoan from Arvada. Missy has been in the medical field for years but is enjoying the transition into Orthodontics. She is part of our front office staff and works as a Patient Coordinator. As mom to two busy teenagers and three fur-babies, Missy doesn't have a lot of downtime. However, when she gets a break from soccer and football practices and soccer and football games, she and her husband thrown the best family barbecues in town and as a family they are passionate about international travel with a special love for the country of Thailand.

    Megan

    Financial Coordinator & Office Administrator

    Megan is a true Colorado native hailing from Arvada. She spent the first half of her career working in Pediatric Dentistry before deciding to expand her breadth of knowledge to include Orthodontics. Megan has been the Financial Coordinator at Align Orthodontics for 4 years. Megan and her husband love to travel but they especially enjoy road trips where their two beloved dogs can join in on the adventure!!

    Laurie

    Patient Coordinator

    Laurie works in our front office as one of two Patient Coordinators. Originally from south Texas, she has lived in Colorado for over 25 yers and made it home to her small family of three. Laurie has been working in Orthodontics for 8 years and been privileged to spend that entire time working with Dr. Colletti. In her personal time, she loves craft projects with her young daughter and spending weekends adventuring outdoors.

    Kylie

    Orthodontic Assistant

    Kylie is the newest member of the Align Orthodontics team having just celebrated her 18 month anniversary! She and her pack of pups moved to Colorado from Louisiana 3 years ago. After a great experience as a patient, Kylie has been working in Orthodontics for over 8 years in both her home and adopted states. She likes to stay active so when she isn't in the gym teaching yoga or helping others to achieve their fitness goals as a personal trainer you can find her scaling rock walls all over the state.