Meet Our Staff

Dr. Scarpella was born in Denver, and raised in Broomfield, Colorado. Upon graduating from Broomfield High School, he enlisted in the United States Navy where he was trained to be a dental assistant, a dental hygiene technician, and a dental laboratory technician.

After completing a five-year tour in the Navy, Dr. Scarpella returned to Colorado and completed his undergraduate education at the University of Colorado in Boulder.  He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology.  From there he studied dentistry, and in 1987, received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Missouri in Kansas City.

Dr. Scarpella has National Board Certification, as well as, Central Regional Board Certification. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Colorado Dental Association, the Northeastern Colorado Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.  He is also a past president of the Colorado Dental Association.

Due to his high standards for excellence and ethics in dentistry, Dr. Scarpella has been selected by his peers to be a member of the prestigious Pierre Fauchard Academy, as well as the International College of Dentists.

Dr. Scarpella is happily married to wife, Karen, and has four grown children: Janna, Natalie, Julianne and Frank. He has nine grandchildren. He also has two dogs – Mickey and Augie!

In his spare time, he is a barbershop singer.  He enjoys writing, arranging and composing music, and spending time working on his hobby farm.

Dr. Scarpella has been in practice in Louisville and Brighton since 1987, and has currently practiced in Fort Morgan since 2014.  He considers Fort Morgan to be his dental “home”!


Daisy is our current Office Manager she started as a dental assistant at our office in 2019 and transitioned into our office manager in 2022.

She was born in Mexico, but grew up in Colorado. She has spent most of her life in Fort Morgan.  After graduation from Fort Morgan High School, Daisy moved to Denver and pursued a degree in the media broadcasting field.  She did some interning at a few radio stations like KS 107.5 and Alice 105.9. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, exploring new places and spending time with family and friends who keep her on her toes.

Daisy is dedicated to providing optimal service and helping our patients with scheduling, financial arrangements, and anything else that helps them get the treatment they deserve.



Ashley is one of our dental assistants that started at our office in 2023. She was born and raised in Sterling, Co. Ashley first got interested in the field when she had braces and was all set to go to school for it her senior year, but she wasn’t ready to leave the farm and her animals. Instead she went to NJC and earned her associates in Agri-Business and pursued her passion in raising cattle.

In her spare time, Ashley loves barrel racing, riding and training horses. She also loves riding motorcycles and spending time with her family.

Ashley decided to follow her original career choice when she moved to Fort Morgan. She brings smiles and laughs to the dental office with her energy and spunk!