Dr. Nora Balota graduated in December 2014, with a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Colorado. She also received her Doctor of Dental Surgery equivalent from the University of Medicine and Pharmacology in Romania in 2007. Enthusiasm, energy, dedication, but most of all, love for the patients and the profession of dentistry are some of the things that characterize her. Dr. Balota loves working with children and adults alike, and will do her best to make you feel welcomed and special when you come for an appointment.
Dr. Balota is committed to the highest standard of care, and therefore allocates time every month to go to continuing education classes, and collaborates with specialists in town in order to deliver the best treatment for her patients.
In her spare time she likes to bake cakes, cook, spend time with her husband and their 2 children, go for a walk and enjoy good food together with friends and family.
Hobbies: Baking, painting my nails, going to the gym, crafting
My happy place: The Broadmoor
Favorite pastime: spending time with my children
Bucket List: Hawaii
Favorite Quotes: Your absence won’t make a difference, if your presence doesn’t make an impact
I grew up in Dallas, Texas and have been a dental hygienist since 2000. My family and I moved here in 2015 and love it here!
Hobbies: Watching Hallmark movies, football, doing crossword and jigsaw puzzles, organizing and decluttering, traveling, going to the movies
My happy place: Las Vegas
Favorite pastime: Watching Oklahoma Sooners football with my husband, daughter, son and dog
Bucket List: Bora Bora
Random fact: I am a HUGE Barry Manilow fan
Favorite Quotes: Life is short, eat dessert first!
Motto: Don’t judge a book by its cover.
What Brings You Joy In Life: seeing my parents and my kids together
I am a Colorado native and have been a dental assistant since 2013. My family and I recently moved to Colorado Springs from the Denver area and we love it here.
What I like most about dentistry: Transforming lives, developing lifelong relationships, educating patients, learning everyday
Hobbies: Going to the gym
My happy place: My family AKA my two boys! <3
Favorite pastime: Getting my nails done
Bucket List: Go to Paris!
Favorite Quotes: She overcame everything that was meant to destroy her
Motto: You are confined only by the walls you build yourself.
Front Desk Coordinator
I started in the dental field as an assistant in 2016 and have since found my passion at the front desk. When I moved to Colorado in 2011, I knew I never wanted to leave.
What I like most about dentistry: I love seeing patient’s lives change in a positive way once they are correctly informed about proper oral hygiene and the overall affects it has on one’s entire health.
Hobbies: Reading, baking and decorating cakes, cleaning and organizing, crafting and repurposing things, journaling, napping
My happy place: Cuddled up on the couch with a big cup of coffee and a great book or movie
Favorite pastime: Taking my kids to the library and the park
Bucket List: Bioluminescent Bay in Puerto Rico
Random Fact: I collect cake stands.
Favorite Quotes: All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on – Havelock Ellis
Motto: Treat others as you wish to be treated.
What Brings You Joy In Life: My two amazing children.
Front Desk Coordinator
I moved to Colorado from Delicias, Chihuahua in 1998 with my family and I have been a dental assistant since 2009. I love calling Colorado home.
What I like most about dentistry: Learning how the anatomy and biology of the tooth can affect a person’s overall health and informing the patients of this so they can achieve optimum health.
Hobbies: Grocery shopping, taking my kids to the library, reading when I have time
My happy place: Camping on top of a mountain and waking up to watch the sunrise
Favorite pastime: Organizing
Bucket List: Northern Lights; visiting an isolated beach in Greece
Favorite Quotes: I will never be a morning person, for the moon and I, are much too in love – H.S.
The world will never be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch and do nothing -Einstein
I am a Colorado native and have been working in the dental field since 2009. I started as an assistant and now love working at the front desk.
What I like most about dentistry: Seeing all the smiling faces
Hobbies: Photography, hiking, playing games with my family
My happy place: Anywhere warm and with water
Favorite pastime: Camping, family trips to Mexico
Bucket List: Visit Italy, go sky diving and scuba diving
Favorite Quotes: I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. – Maya Angelou
Motto: Believe you can and you’re halfway there. – Teddy Roosevelt
What Brings You Joy In Life: my family and friends