About Our Aurora, CO Dentist Office
Our team of dentists in Aurora includes regular and cosmetic dentists, endodontists, orthodontists, periodontists, and oral surgeons. The office is led by Brett Broda, D.D.S.
Panorama was featured as a top dentist in 5280 magazine in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016, and has been featured in USATopDentists.com ever since.
Dr. Crystal Kim-Berger – General & Cosmetic Dentist
Dr. Berger grew up in Southern California. She earned her dental degree at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia where she met her husband. She moved to central Florida and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Lake Nona. Her training includes dental implants, periodontal surgery, oral surgery and prosthodontics.
Following residency, Dr. Berger worked in a private practice in Orlando, Florida. She and her husband fell in love with Colorado while visiting on vacation. She enjoys hiking, cooking, snowboarding and being a tourist in her own city. She is a Fellow of the ICOI (International Congress of Implantology) an a member of the Colorado Dental Association/American Dental Association. Dr. Berger is committed to continuously educating herself on the latest clinical and technological advances to provide the best treatment for her patients. Dr. Berger wants to make sure you walk in with a smile and walk out with a bigger one!
Dr. Daniel Valicevic, D.D.S.
Dr. Valicevic, or “Dr. V”, was born and raised in metro Detroit, Michigan. He graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, and continued his training by completing a general practice residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, where he became versed in implant dentistry and oral surgery. In his pursuit of a fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry, Dr. V is committed to growing as a dentist and providing high quality, comfortable patient care.
Outside of the office, Dr. V spends a ton of time with his fiancee, who is also a dentist, and they do more than just talk about teeth! They enjoy cooking, eating, and exploring Colorado’s great outdoors. And of course, Dr. V devotes any additional time to playing and watching basketball.
Dr. Georgann L. Apgar – Periodontist
Dr. Georgann Apgar is a periodontist and implant surgeon with a proven track record of helping patients obtain oral health for over 30 years. She takes pride in providing the best possible care to her patients. Her goals for her patients are a clear understanding of their condition(s), their therapeutic option(s) available, educating and helping them obtain their dental health goal(s); and most importantly, providing them with quality, state of the art, therapies to achieve their desired outcomes.
Dr. Apgar attended the University of Rochester for her undergraduate degree, then went on to Boston University for her dental (DMD) and post doctorate specialty education in periodontology (CAGS). She had her own practice in Chevy Chase, Maryland from 1991-2013. She has helped develop dental / periodontal therapies as well as beta tested periodontal therapeutic materials. She is certified in LANAP periodontal surgical therapies. She also lectured for local dental societies in the Greater Washington DC metro area.
Dr. Apgar moved back to Colorado with her husband of 30 years and her 2 children in 2013. Dr. Apgar has continued her continuing dental education in her field of specialty and has worked part time since returning to her native state. When she is not practicing you can find her skiing, hiking or just spending time with her family and friends.
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.