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. Steven Reed 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.

Dr. Steven Reed

Dr. Reed is a fifth-generation Colorado native, completing both his undergraduate and doctorate degrees in the state. He loves to hike, camp, fish, hunt, and generally spend time out of doors with his wife and two daughters. This love for the outdoors brought Dr. Reed and his family to the Western Slope. Dr. Reed is passionate about serving his community and has been involved in many volunteer organizations including: Dental Lifeline Network, Colorado Mission of Mercy, and has served on international mission trips to Fiji and Guatemala. Dr. Reed is a member of the American Dental Association, Colorado Dental Association, Western Colorado Dental Society, and was elected in the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society upon graduation of dental school. He currently sits on the Executive Board of the Colorado Mission of Mercy, an organization focused on providing free dental care to Coloradoans.

Dr. Reed believes in treating patients with the utmost respect and care. He is dedicated to providing the best possible dentistry in an environment of comfort, trust, and education. Together with his patients, he works towards treatment outcomes to meet both their personal and medical needs.

Meet Our Team


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. Steven Reed 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

Ela has been working in the oral healthcare for 6 years now. She attended The American School of Dental Assisting on the front range of Fort Collins, Colorado where she lived for about 4 years. What Ela enjoys most at the practice is getting to interact with patients while helping them improve their smiles. “Our team works as hard as they can to creat an organized, enjoyable and welcoming workplace.” When she’s not in the office, you could find Ela and her daughter traveling, watching movies, fishing and going to the trampoline park.



Dental Hygienist

Maddie was born and raised in Durango and graduated from San Juan College with Presidential Honors and a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2018. She is thrilled to be able to work in her hometown. Maddie strives to provide gentle and thorough care for each patient and enjoys educating patients with current information. She loves getting to know her patients and seeing familiar faces. Maddie is excited to be a part of the friendly and positive environment that Durango Dentistry offers. When she is not at work she enjoys hiking, skiing, baking, and traveling with her husband.


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. Steven Reed 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. Steven Reed. 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.


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. Steven Reed 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. Steven Reed 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.

Essey Mayer

My name is Essence!

I was born and raised here in Beautiful Durango.

I am new to the Durango Dentistry team, and I couldn't be more excited to work with and for such amazing people. Dr. Mann & Dr. Reed really treat you like family. You can feel that they really love and care for their employees and their patients! I have always enjoyed working with people, I am excited for my future here at Durango Dentistry!

When I am not at work I love spending time with my family (especially my nieces and nephews) and volunteering at my church.

Tymbree Florian

Tymbree began her dental assisting career here at Durango Dentistry soon after graduating high school in Bayfield, Colorado. Since then, she has enjoyed the opportunity to learn and grow in the dentistry field. She is very excited to continue on this path with Dr. Mann, Dr. Reed and our team. Tymbree loves working along side our doctors to help our patients leave with a happy, healthy smile. In her free time, Tymbree enjoys to surf, ski, travel and spend time with her family.

Jennifer Young

Jennifer is one of our Expanded Duty Dental Assistants who is committed to making all patients feel welcomed and relaxed. She is an Arizona native with over 9 years of dental experience and is passionate about her job. Jennifer values the care Dr. Mann and Dr. Reed provide their patients. “Our office treats all patients like family, it’s rewarding to be apart 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.