YOUR SMILE TEAM
For more than two decades, the people of Northern Colorado have put their trust in Richter Orthodontics to create healthy, confident smiles. We are a destination practice serving pre-teens, teens, and adults in the communities of Fort Collins, Greeley, Kersey, Loveland, Severance, and Windsor. We are known for utilizing expert technique and state-of-the-art technologies — including remote monitoring — to provide quality care with shorter treatment times and fewer office visits.
Our patients enjoy tremendous value in a friendly concierge environment, leading to confident, healthy smiles for life.
Meet Our Doctors
NATIONAL LEADERS RIGHT HERE IN NOCO
Dr. David Richter has brought expertise and dedication, along with the latest orthodontic technologies and techniques to Northern Colorado to make your treatment efficient and effective.
Dr. Emily Malihi is known for putting patients first. She embodies our commitment to treating everyone the way we would treat members of our own family. And, of course, she’s an incredible orthodontist.
Dr. Richter’s commitment to continuing his education and training is what makes him a top-notch dental specialist in Greeley, CO. Our patients feel confident about the care they receive at Richter Orthodontics because of his experience and other credentials, like:
- Voted Best Orthodontist in Greeley
- Named Top Dentist by 5280 magazine since 2014
- Who’s Who in Healthcare
- Scientific advisor for Inbrace lingual braces
- Key Opinion Leader for Inbrace Orthodontics
- Scientific advisor for KLOwen orthodontics
- Spear Study Club member
- American Association of Orthodontists member
- American Dental Association member
- Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists member
- Weld County Dental Society president
- Dawson Academy alumni
- Seattle Study Club and Mountain West Dental Forum member
In addition, he holds a patent for a Virtual Articulator, a computer-based technology that allows dentists to navigate 3-D data to help correct jaw movement. He also has a patent pending for an advanced retainer design. But his expertise is only part of what makes our office a patient favorite. Dr. Richter has the kind of personality that can make anyone feel comfortable, which is why patients of all ages enjoy visiting our fun, friendly practice!
Born in Colorado Springs, Dr. Emily grew up in Iran and moved back to Colorado Springs when she was 13. She attended Colorado School of Mines to pursue a degree in chemistry, prior to attending dental school at the University of Colorado. She completed her orthodontics residency and Master of Science Degree at University of Colorado in February 2021. Dr. Emily became a board-certified orthodontist in May 2021, after successfully passing the American Board of Orthodontics certification exam.
Dr. Emily and her fiancé enjoy living the Colorado life: hiking, skiing, visiting mountain towns, playing pickleball and tennis. Additionally, she loves spending time with her family in Colorado Springs. She is hoping to improve her skills in gardening and golf.
Dr. Emily’s goal is to provide each patient with personalized and highest-quality care. She is very excited to join the team at Richter Orthodontics where she will have the opportunity to serve the Greeley community!
Meet Our Team
WE’LL TREAT YOU LIKE FAMILY
Our team is passionate about creating a great experience for every patient. We know that it is sometimes hard to embark on this type of transformative journey, so we’ll make sure you don’t encounter any unnecessary obstacles along the way.
TAKE A SPIN AROUND THE OFFICE
We’ve worked hard to build an office you won’t want to leave. From our coffee station to our theater, you’re sure to find a place to kick back and relax. We welcome you and look forward to working with you to get the smile you have always wanted.