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Phone: (303) 202-0880 9900 W 26th Ave Garden Level, Lakewood, CO 80234
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Factors that raised the rating for Comfort Dental Braces West include:
- Length of time business has been operating
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
- Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Problems with Product/Service||1|
|Total Closed Complaints||1|
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Type of Entity
Limited Liability Company (LLC)
Business ManagementDr. Brian Diemer, Dentist Dr. Carl Bahr, Dentist Dr. Craig Bahr, Dentist
Dentist - Orthodontist
Alternate Business NamesComfort Braces West
THIS LOCATION IS NOT BBB ACCREDITED
9900 W 26th Ave
Lakewood, CO 80234 (303) 202-0880 Directions
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Problems with Product/Service
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Complaint: I was not told upfront that braces would not straighten my two top teeth. I would have never gotten them had I been told this ! in Feb of 2011 I was told by the dentist that I needed braces before he would work on me. I got braces put on by Dr Diemer. They were taken off in may of 2014. My 2 top teeth are protruding out. I was never told prior to having these braces on that there was never a chance that these teeth would b moved straight horizontally. If I would have know this in the beginning..before braces were put on..I would have NEVER had these brace out on... I feel that I wasted time and money. My bottom teeth are perfect...but my top teeth are disgusting to me...im ashamed of my smile and this is affecting my life !
Desired Settlement: Im seeking a refund for the braces that were put on the top teeth. I paid $**** for everything..I think im justified in at least getting a refund for the top braces.
Business Response: Final Consumer Response /* (2000, 7, 2014/07/07) */ I am happy to report that on July 3rd I received a phone call from my orthodontist from Comfort Dental..Dr Diemer..he has apologized for the situation and has offered to put my braces back on .which will move my front teeth back by 4cm...which sounds reasonable to me. He has offered to do this at 1/2 the regular monthly payment that I was paying. I have agreed to this offer. I will be getting my braces back on this month. I would like to close this complaint at this time. I would like to thank you for your help in getting this resolved for me . Thank you ************