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About Dr. Tom Niemi - Hi-Tech Dentistry in Arvada, Colorado

Dr. Niemi was awarded Talk of the Town 2010-2011 due to the many positive responses from the local community.

Education and training


Community Work

Dr. Jill Dery

Dr. Daniel Briskie

Dr. Tom Niemi

Friendly & knowledgeable dentist

Defining Dr. Tom Niemi's approach to dentistry is a desire to deliver the best possible care. He devotes considerable time to continuing education and has been recognized for his high standard of work.

A believer in making a person's dental experience more comfortable and effective, Dr. Niemi uses state-of-the-art technology for best results.

Dr. Niemi particularly loves using orthodontics to help people achieve beautiful, confident smiles. A top Fastbraces® provider and Invisalign-certified, he uses modern methods that provide invisibility and fast straightening.

Friendly Dentistry

Patients often comment on how friendly Dr. Niemi and his staff are. They are always made to feel welcome and kids love it in the office. Dr. Niemi especially likes children and takes the time to reassure them and explain what is happening.

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Experienced dentistry for all the family

About Dr. Tom Niemi - Hi-Tech Dentistry in Arvada, Colorado

Dr. Niemi has completed over 700 hours of continuing and advanced education. He makes sure he stays up-to-date with latest developments.

Graduated from:

  • MacAlester College; St. Paul, Minnesota in 1978

  • Minnesota University School of Dentistry in 1982

  • Post Grad training U.S. Air Force 1982-1986 F.E. Warren AFB; Cheyenne, WY.

Specialty Training & Continuing Education:

  • Residency in Periodontics

  • Specialty training and internship in Fastbraces®

  • CEREC/CAD-CAM training Courses

  • Lumineers veneers Specialty Training


Dr. Niemi has been happily married for many years to his lovely wife Theresa and they have a son and a daughter studying in college. When Dr. Niemi is away from the practice, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He loves the outdoors, enjoying the Colorado wilderness and landscaping his extensive and aesthetic gardens both at home and at his office. He also enjoys cooking and golf.  He is an avid advocate of the Colorado Symphony and of Southwest artists.


About Dr. Tom Niemi - Hi-Tech Dentistry in Arvada, Colorado

Dr. Niemi's diligence in delivering excellent dentistry has been recognized by several associations, including two recognitions in recent years.

In 2010 the Consumers Research Council of America named Dr. Niemi as one of “America’s Top Dentists” for General and Cosmetic Dentistry.

About Dr. Tom Niemi - Hi-Tech Dentistry in Arvada, Colorado

In 2010 to 2011, Dr. Niemi was given the “Talk of the Town”, Dentists category, based on his high quantity of positive online patient reviews.

Community Work

About Dr. Tom Niemi - Hi-Tech Dentistry in Arvada, Colorado

New Era Dental staff member collecting for the food bank.

Dr. Niemi is a very active participant in the Arvada community and feels fortunate to be able to help in many different ways.

New Era Dental helps “Coats for Colorado” raise funds through patient donations. Coats for Colorado is a non-profit organization which helps provide gently used coats to needy families.

We are also members of the Arvada Chamber of Commerce, assisting with various community projects such as the Scarecrow Festival and the Kite Festival.



Helping the children of Arvada

About Dr. Tom Niemi - Hi-Tech Dentistry in Arvada, Colorado

Dr. Tom Niemi and the staff at New Era Dental enjoying giving Christmas gifts each year to the Arvada orphans.

New Era Dental participates yearly in raising money for the local food bank and helps with a food drive to provide fresh foods from local gardens to the area schools.

In addition to the above, Dr. Niemi has donated over $50,000 in scholarships to local high school children for college.  He has collected gifts for children in the Head Start Program and deeply feels that it is his responsibility to the local community to contribute and help improve as many lives as possible. 

Caring dentist for the local community

Dr. Niemi applies the same care and level of responsibility to his patients as he does to the community.  Whatever your dental needs, at New Era Dental we take the time to explain your different options and procedures so that you have certainty that you are getting the right dental care!

Dr. Jill Dery

Dr. Jill Dery

Dr. Jill Dery earned her dental degree with honors from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry and has received awards in prosthodontics. She has completed research in dental materials and anesthesia. Dr. Jill is interested in all disciplines of dentistry and considers it a privilege to care for your smile.

Dr. Daniel Briskie

Dr. Daniel Briskie

Dr. Daniel Briskie II is a graduate from Detroit Mercy School of Denistry. He then relocated to Denver to complete a general practice residency at Denver Health Hospital. Prior to dental school, he pursued his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University. Dr. Briskie is from the Flint, Michigan area where he grew up around the dental profession with his father who is a pediatric dentist. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Colorado Dental Association, Metro Denver Dental Society, and Michigan Dental Society. Dr. Briskie practices evidenced based dentistry and values continuing education in keeping up to date with latest dental technology. Dr. Briskie believes in changing lives one smile at a time. In his free time, Dr. Briskie enjoys the outdoors including hiking Colorado's highest peaks, snowboarding, camping, and biking.