Dr. Brad Edgren is a Board Certified Orthodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics.  He graduated Salutatorian from Greeley’s University High School and four years later graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in organic chemistry, with Honors, from Allegheny College. At the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery on an Academic Scholarship, and graduated Valedictorian. His Orthodontic Certificate and Master of Science in orthodontics on Temporo-Mandibular Joint Disorders and Orthognathic Surgery were earned two years later at the University of Iowa.

Dr. Edgren is a well-known author on clinical orthodontics. His articles and research have been published in numerous orthodontic and dental journals including the AJODO, Orthodontic Practice US, Orthodontic Practice UK, American Journal of Dentistry, Orthotown, RMO Clinical Review, Ortho Tribune, Dental Tribune, and Orthodontic Products.  He lectures nationally and internationally on a variety of orthodontic topics covering early interceptive orthodontic treatment, cephalometric analysis, growth and development, upper airway obstruction, and cone beam computed tomography. He has lectured at the AAO International Convention, the Foundation for Modern Bioprogressive Orthodontics, numerous orthodontic society meetings, the University of Illinois at Chicago, the University of Iowa, and Washington University at St. Louis.

Dr. Edgren takes pride in the fact that he is not just attending continuing education courses to better serve his patients but is actually teaching these courses and authoring continuing education articles. It is these courses and articles by Dr. Edgren that other orthodontic practitioners and residents are attending and reading.

Dr. Edgren lives in Greeley and has been active with numerous organizations including the American Cancer Society, the Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra, and Boy Scouts of America. He was on the Greeley Independence Stampede (GIS) committee for five years and is still an active member of the GIS Old Bucker’s. He is married to Nannelle, also a graduate of Greeley’s University High School and SMU. They have two daughters, Tessa and Daphne.

MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics
  • Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists, Southwest Component – Member
  • Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists, Southwest Component – Director
  • Colorado Orthodontic Association
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Rocky Mountain Society of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Colorado Dental Association
  • Weld County Dental Society – Past President

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

Allegheny College 1983 – 1987

  • Member Phi Beta Kappa
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude
  • Graduated with Honors in Chemistry
  • Alden Scholar 1983-84, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1986-87
  • Deans Scholar 1985-86
  • Lubrizol Chemistry Scholarship 1985-86
  • National Dean’s List 1983-84, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1986-87
  • Who’s Who in American Universities and Collages 1986-87

University of Iowa College of Dentistry 1987 – 1991

  • Alpha Omega Award, 1991
  • Dental Research Assistantship, 1987-88, 1988-89, 1989-90, 1990-91
  • Outstanding Senior in Operative Dentistry, 1991
  • Superior Achievement in Occlusion and Temporomandibular Joint Function, 1991
  • Who’s Who in American Universities and Colleges, 1991
  • Fenton Memoria Award, 1990
  • Dean’s Leadership Award for Leadership, 1990
  • 3rd Place Dentsply Table Clinic, 1990
  • J.D. Thompson Memorial Award, 1989
  • R.E. Minger Award, 1989
  • Dental Class of 1929 Award, 1989
  • National Dean’s List 1987-88, 1988-89, 1989-90, 1990-1991
  • Award for Superior Achievement in Dental Histology, 1987 

American Board of Orthodontics

  • Board Certified March, 2004 – present

Edward H. Angle Society – Southwest Component Member

  • Membership Paper, August, 2014

5280 Magazine Top Dentists/Orthodontists

  • 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016