Our Team

About Our Office

Panorama Dental Aurora StaffPanorama Dental is located in Aurora, Colorado. Our team of dental experts includes regular and cosmetic dentists, endodontists, orthodontists, periodontists, and oral surgeons. The office is led by Barry Wohlgemuth, D.D.S. and Brett Broda, D.D.S. Together they have over 35 years of service to their patients.

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.

Brett Broda – General & Cosmetic Dentist

Dr. Brett BrodaDr. Broda was born and raised in Alaska, and completed his Biology degree on the shores of Lake Superior at Northern Michigan University.  He earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the University of Minnesota where he studied the latest trends and technologies in dentistry. Along with his wife, Dr. Broda moved to Colorado and has been providing patients with the best possible care ever since. Dr. Broda is committed to excellence and continuing education, especially in the areas of dental implants, digital dentistry, and aesthetics.

When he isn’t at the office, he can be found riding his bike, skiing, brewing beer, or traveling with his wife.

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Barry Wohlgemuth, D.D.S.

Dr Barry Wolgemuth“Dr. W” has been practicing in Aurora for 30 years. His experience includes service as president of the Colorado State Board of Dental Examiners, and president of the Central Regional Dental Testing Service (a 10-state combine that provides the license examinations for dentists and dental hygienists).  As a member of the American Dental Association, Colorado Dental Association, and the Metro Denver Dental Society, Dr. W also produces computer-based continuing dental education programs for the profession.

Dr. W is married (40 years and counting) and has one son (an audio engineer) who lives in Boston.  He and his wife are avid downhill skiers, and enjoy digital photography — particularly here in the Rocky Mountains.  The combination of technology and dentistry has always fascinated Dr. W, and he continually takes courses that teach new techniques and procedures.

Committed to excellent oral health for all, Dr. W is a firm believer in using the most advanced screening technology (VELscope) to help detect and treat oral lesions before they become serious problems.

“Our approach is simple: Optimum oral health and attractive smiles should last a lifetime.  And while dental treatment options have become more complicated, treating people right never has.”

Dr. Pearl Lai – Periodontist

Dr. Pearl LaiDr. Pearl Lai is a Colorado native. She attended the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs where she received a bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry. It was there she discovered her passion for dentistry and subsequently went on to the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. Prior to her periodontics residency at Mayo Clinic, she practiced as a dentist in the Denver-metro area. At Mayo Clinic, Dr. Lai gained extensive experience in dental implant placement, osseous, and soft tissue grafting.

As a practicing periodontist Pearl enjoys her relationships with her patients and her colleagues as much as the care she provides. In her spare time she enjoys reading, hiking, and snowboarding.

“I look forward to meeting new people and fostering long term relationships. I find that dentistry and periodontics provides the perfect opportunity. It is very gratifying when I can help a person to achieve their optimum health.”

Dr. Paul Hamersky – Orthodontist

Dr. Paul HamerskyDr. Paul Hamersky is a graduate of the University of Nebraska, earning a degree in Chemical Engineering, his DDS and an MS in Orthodontics all while in Lincoln. He has practiced in and around the Denver area for over 25 years and has helped thousands of patients navigate the world of orthodontistry. Paul is also an active practitioner of Invisalign® and is experienced in helping patients deal with the challenges of Sleep Apnea.

Dr. Hamersky has been married to his wife for over 35 years and they have three grown children. He is an avid Nebraska Cornhusker fan – regularly attending Husker football games – and he regularly enjoys playing golf.

Dr. Laurie Lazarou– Endodontist

Dr. Laurie LazarouShe’s been practicing Endodontics since 2000. After earning her undergraduate degree at Boston University, Dr. Lazarou attended the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, where she graduated with honors at the top of her class. She then completed a General Practice Residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. Dr. Lazarou was trained in micro-surgical Endodontic at the University of Southern California School of Dentistry. She is currently an Associate Professor at the USC School of Dentistry, Endodontics Department.

Dr. Lazarou is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, the American Dental Association, the Santa Barbara/Ventura County Dental Society, the Southern California Academy of Endodontists and the Conejo Valley Academy of Dentistry.

Learn more about our endodontic services.

Dr. Trent Listello – Oral Surgeon

Dr. Trent ListelloDr. Listello was born and raised in central Washington State. He attended Eastern Washington University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a pre-dental option. He received his dental degree from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry and graduated Magna Cum Laude in May of 2000. Following graduation from dental school, he completed a one year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado.

From 2001-2005, Dr. Listello served as a general dentist at Eielson AFB, Alaska, and Travis AFB in California. In the summer of 2005, he began an Air Force sponsored Oral & Maxillofacial surgery residency at Travis AFB, California, where he was trained in multiple surgical trainings including dental extractions, dental implants, orthognathic surgery, ENT, plastic surgery, general surgery, and trauma services. Dr. Listello graduated in 2009 with a certificate in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Since that time, he has served as an Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon at RAF Lakenheath, United Kingdom, and is currently acting as Chief of Oral Surgery at the US Air Force Academy.