AboutDurango Dentistry

Durango Dentistry is a Durango based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Greg Mann and Dr. Ross Owens and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 970-422-3263 and experience why our patients think Durango Dentistry is the best dentist in Durango.

Dr. Greg Mann

Dr. Greg Mann is not only a skilled dentist, but is also a member of the Crown Council, a prestigious dental group of leading dentists from around the world. Dr. Mann, who represents LaPlata in addition to the entire Four Corners region, is a dentist who is strongly committed to excellence in his field, continuing education, promoting oral health, fighting oral cancer, giving back, and focusing on treating patients, not just their teeth. As a community-minded, globally conscious dentist, Dr. Mann uses his skill in Durango, Colorado, to donate to worthy causes like Smiles For Life and the 9R School District.

Being a highly respected and recommended dentist, Dr. Mann’s office is a pleasure to visit no matter how apprehensive or complex your dental situation may be. With Dr. Mann, you have a caring, conscientious dentist in Durango, Colorado, handling your dental care. Dr. Mann carefully handpicks his entire dental staff for the qualities that make anyone want to return to a caring, helpful, and knowledgeable team of dental professionals. Also, if you are in Durango, Colorado, and need emergency care, Dr. Mann will go out of his way for patients in order to fit unusual schedules, urgent situations, inclement weather, and holidays.

Dr. Mann would love to see your smiles. To schedule a consultation with our caring dentist, contact Durango Dentistry today.

Meet Our Team


Front Desk

Carrie joined the Durango Dentistry team in January 2018. She recently moved here after 15 years in Seattle to be closer to family. She was excited to join Dr. Mann & Dr. Owens and team to continue her career in dental administration, which she’s worked in since 2014. She strives to help each patient understand their insurance and break down their treatment cost. Just as Dr. Mann & Dr. Owens take exceptional care in recommending treatment and treating their patients, Carrie is very detail oriented in her knowledge and understanding of a dental practice. She has enjoyed spending more time with her family and exploring all that Durango has to offer through camping, hiking, events, etc. and looks forward to greeting you when you arrive at Durango Dentistry.


Front Desk

Originally from Louisville Kentucky, Ryan moved to Durango with her husband, Jon in May 2018. She is a great addition to our practice! Though she is new to the world of dentistry, she loves the chance to use her administrative and customer service skills in the front office at Durango Dentistry! In her free time, she enjoys hiking and eating out at the wonderful restaurants in town!


Dental Hygienist

Franne has been working as a dental hygienist in our office since 2005. She is thankful to work in such a happy and caring environment with a wonderful boss and co-workers that she considers family. Franne is gentle and deeply cares about people and wants to give them her best. She highly respects both Dr. Mann and Dr. Owens for their moral character, integrity, and excellent dentistry!


Dental Hygienist

Clara has enjoyed working with Dr. Greg Mann’s dental team since 2006, helping patients achieve optimal oral health through preventive therapies and continuous care in restorative dentistry. Clara has 22 years of experience as a Dental Hygienist. She also worked as a Dental/Orthodontist assistant for 5 years prior to being a dental hygienist. She likes the friendly, helpful and relaxing office environment Dr. Mann provides. The best part of her job is meeting new people and getting to know them as well as getting hugs from patients she’s known for years! She enjoys spending time with family, friends, and various outdoor activities such as hiking and x-country skiing.


Dental Hygienist

“I enjoy working with Dr. Mann and Dr. Owens. They provide thorough exams and quality treatments for my patients. I like to make my patients feel like family from their first visit to future appointments. Our dental team is very cohesive and we strive to do our best and address any concerns our patients may have.”

Kelly is a full-time hygienist that started working for our office in April 2016. She received her Dental Hygiene degree at San Juan College in Farmington NM, where she graduated with honors as a Merrion Master Scholar. She also received Honors Service Learning by donating her time to her community by providing dental cleanings for the elderly, teaching dental education to elementary students, and providing free dental cleanings to the public at several Mission of Mercy events in New Mexico. She enjoys interacting with patients, providing information on new dental research, and most of all she enjoys improving the overall health of her patients. When she is not working, she loves spending time with her daughter. The two of them enjoy rock climbing, hiking, traveling, movies, music, art, and family time.


Dental Hygienist

Nikki has been with our team since 2017. She always dreamed of being a dental hygienist, even as a child. Nikki enjoys working with her co-workers and our patients at Durango Dentistry. “We are one big family!” Nikki has a degree in Applied Science of Dental Hygiene from Laramie College in Wyoming and was a recipient of the Golden Scaler Award. If you catch Nikki on a day off, she is most likely spending time with her family, friends or two lovable dogs. She loves finding new projects or simply just being outdoors.


Dental Assistant

Michelle is one of our very talented and knowledgeable dental assistants. She is professional, courteous, and always a pleasure to be around. Her infectious smile and happy personality are sure to make your visit a pleasant experience. She has been with the practice since 2003 and truly loves her work. Michelle goes out of her way to make patients comfortable, informed and at ease during their visit. “Dr. Mann is a fantastic dentist and I would always recommend the practice. I am so happy about Dr. Owens joining the team and the opportunity for growth in the office.” In her free time, Michelle loves hiking, spending time with her two beautiful daughters and fantastic husband. She will also take any opportunity to curl up with a good book.


Dental Assistant

Jennifer is an Arizona native with over 6 years of dental experience and is passionate about her job. She is committed to making all patients feel welcomed and relaxed. Jennifer values the care Dr. Mann and Dr. Owens provide their patients. “Our office treats all patients like family; it’s rewarding to be a part of a great practice.” Jennifer enjoys spending time with patients to educate and encourage them to maintain good oral health. She is quick to make patients feel at ease by building confidence, trust, and friendship with each patient. Jennifer resides in Mancos with her husband and two daughters where she enjoys hiking, camping, and gardening.


Dental Assistants

We are so lucky to have Radonna join our team. She moved to Durango in February 2019 and joined our office a couple months later. She comes to us from Billings, Montana in hopes to get away from the long cold winters. Radonna has been a Dental Assistant for over 15 YEARS and loves getting to know patients and help them feel comfortable. She is married and has two adult children that are currently students at Montana State University studying Engineering. In her free time she likes, gardening, camping, fishing, and going on walks with her Basset Hound named Daisy.