Meet Dr. Hardy

Why Choose Dr. Timothy Hardy?

Dr. Timothy Hardy is a graduate of BS Engineering from Tufts University. He then earned his dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Later on, he went to receive his Advanced Education in General Dentistry(AEGD) from Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY before he returned to Tufts University where he completed his Certificate of Orthodontics where he also served as a president of his graduating class.

He is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics. Orthodontist Dr. T.C. Hardy is a recipient of the Everett Shapiro Award in Orthodontics and the Dr Harold Berk Endowed Prize Fund for Excellence in Research. He has published and presented his research both nationally and abroad.

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An orthodontist is a dentist whose main focus is to straighten a patient's teeth. Orthodontists are specialists who diagnose and treat patients in childhood, adolescence, and adulthood with an underbite, overbite, crossbite, misaligned teeth, deep bites, malocclusion, overcrowded mouths, and treating improper bite, closing wide gaps between the teeth and many other oral health problems that aim not only to improve the appearance of the teeth but better chewing and speech function. All orthodontists, including Dr. T.C. Hardy, have at least four years of training in dental school after they graduated from college. Dentists either graduate as Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). Orthodontists receive special training to fix misaligned teeth. Orthodontists will have to study for two additional years at dental schools to get qualified as orthodontists. They also have passed the required exams on the state that they practice in.

At Hardy Orthodontics, Dr. T.C Hardy's specialization is on traditional and Ceramic braces. He also offers his adolescent and adult patients alternatives to traditional orthodontic treatments such as Invisalign Aligners and Incognito. If you are looking for an orthodontist that knows the best in terms of treatment for kids, teenagers, and adults, including the autistic child and special needs patients, and what science and technology, and education has to offer to you, or a pediatric dentist such as Dr. Namrata Hardy who knows a lot about treating kids ad special children, then you've come to the best place. Our team will do all we can to help you to have a healthy bright smile, help jaw close properly, making teeth straight, and help your children and adolescent achieve excellent oral health. Our office is nearby and our benefits coordinator can answer questions about insurance and payment plans. Schedule an appointment today. Communities we serve in Colorado. 

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Best Orthodontists Near Me in Lakewood, CO

Looking for the best orthodontist near me? Dr. Hardy is a family orthodontist, his patients include adults, kids, children, and pediatric of all ages. Dr. Hardy is an orthodontist that accepts Medicaid. He also accepts patients with No insurance, PPO and HMO insurance. He offers low-cost affordable orthodontics in case of emergency. Make an Orthodontic appointment with expert orthodontist Dr. Hardy who is a local specialist.


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Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Advanced Education in General Dentistry(AEGD) from Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Certificate of Orthodontics from Tufts University. Board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics.


Tufts University


Professional Associations

Colorado Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontics, American Board of Orthodontics (ABO), American Dental Association, Colorado Orthodontic Association, Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontics, Colorado Orthodontic Foundation, Robert R. Andrews Research Honor Society, Larimer County Dental Society.

Award & Prizes
Everett Shapiro Award in Orthodontics, Dr. Harold Berk Endowed Prize Fund for Excellence in Research.

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Do you perform surgery?

Orthodontists treat problems related to the teeth and gum, facial muscles, upper and lower jaws. Surgery may not be needed if orthodontic treatment can correct the problem. If the procedure needs surgery, the orthodontist usually collaborates with an oral surgeon.

Can your office pull teeth?

Orthodontics uses braces to correct the alignment of the teeth. Orthodontists at Hardy Orthodontics office usually avoid extraction as much as possible, but if there is severe crowding, they may pull one or more teeth to correct the problem.

Is an orthodontist a Doctor.?

Yes. Orthodontists are types of doctors who have received extensive practice in treating and diagnosing an oral health condition. Orthodontists at Hardy Orthodontics have completed dental school and have pursued this career as their specialty. They will need two or three years of studies and more than 48,000 hours of orthodontic training to become orthodontists.


Orthodontic Care Near Me

Choosing an orthodontist near where you work, live or go to school is essential, particularly if you are trying to save money. Aside from routine visits, expect to have several follow-up appointments or treatment during your treatment. Look for orthodontists with the best reviews and the one you'll feel comfortable working with.

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Areas we serve:

City of Lakewood, Colorado

Wheat Ridge, Colorado

City of Golden, Colorado

Arvada, Colorado

West Pleasant View

Englewood, Colorado

Littleton, Colorado

Edgewater, Colorado

Westminster, Colorado

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Hardy Orthodontics

311 S Teller St #100, Lakewood, CO 80226

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm