A critical thinker, Dr. Erica Derby prides herself in spending time with each of her patients, thoroughly explaining upcoming procedures and recommendations while making sure to answer and explain any dental questions they have.
Says Dr. Derby, “I strive to give my patients a quick, easy, and comfortable experience. I want to finish treating them before they even know I’ve started!”
Dr. Derby is a true Colorado native. She was born and raised in Sterling, CO, and she stayed in the state for dental school, attending the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. After graduating from dental school, Dr. Derby spent a year as a General Dental Resident at the University of Colorado Health Science Center. It was here that she was able to get extensive training in all the areas of General Dentistry, which included pediatrics, prosthodontics, oncology, emergency care and more. Additionally, she currently is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the Colorado Dental Association (CDA), and the Metro Denver Dental Society (MDDS). She also was elected by her peers for the honor of being a Pierre Fauchard Fellow for her contributions to the art and science of the dental field.
Dr. Derby married her college sweetheart, and they have two beautiful daughters. Outside of work, she takes pleasure in skiing, golfing, mountain biking, cooking and reading.