Sunshine Kids Dental & Orthodontics serves patients throughout Denver. Our practice is led by Dr. Ashley Parker and Dr. Ashley Kaploe.
Three Convenient Locations
We offer appointments at three area offices, which makes it easier for you to choose the most convenient location. Schedule an appointment at:
Learn more about the doctors below and find out which offices they operate out of.
Meet Our Dentists
Meet Dr. Ashley Kaploe, D.D.S.
Dr. Kaploe is a graduate of The University of Michigan Ann Arbor where she received a Bachelor of Sciences in Brain, Behavior & Cognitive Sciences. Not wanting to leave home, she stayed in Ann Arbor to earn a Doctorate of Dental Surgery, graduated as a member of the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and became the President of the Alpha Chapter of Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity. Eager to further her education, Dr. Kaploe moved to Colorado to complete a General Practice Residency at Denver Health Medical Center. During her year working at he hospital she gained extensive knowledge in all aspects of dentistry.
Dr. Kaploe actively pursues opportunities to gain all the most recent knowledge in dentistry as a participating member of the American Dental Association, Colorado Dental Association, and the Metro Denver Dental Society. Dr. Kaploe loves forming meaningful relationships with her patients and helping them achieve their oral health related goals. Outside the office, Dr. Kaploe can be found watching college football, NHL hockey, hiking, running, reading and enjoying Colorado.
Dr. Kaploe operates out of our Aurora office.
Meet Dr. Becky Bye
Dr. Becky Bye loves that every mouth and smile is attached to a person; she truly enjoys learning about her patients, their hobbies, and what makes them happy. She appreciates being able to help patients with their oral health in order to live their fullest life possible.
Dr. Bye originally comes from Brooklyn, New York but moved to Colorado at a young age. She went to college at Colgate University in upstate New York and double majored in Chemistry and Religion with High Distinction in the liberal arts core curriculum. After college, Dr. Bye returned to Colorado and attended law school at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. While practicing law, Dr. Bye chose to make a career change to go to dental school at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine.
Throughout dental school, Dr. Bye was active in the dental community and was elected by her classmates as President of the Colorado chapter of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA). That role also allowed Dr. Bye to be involved in in various leadership capacities for the Colorado Dental Association (CDA). Upon graduation, she received awards from both ASDA and the CDA for her involvement in these organizations. She is also a member of the Metro Denver Dental Society (MDDS) and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Bye is married to a fellow attorney, who goes by the nickname of Rufus. They are thrilled to welcome their new baby, Benji, to his world. She also has two cats named Puma and Kahlua. In her free time, she enjoys traveling the world, reading about current affairs, and volunteering for her undergraduate alma mater.
Meet Our Orthodontists
Meet Dr. Jennifer Friedman
Dr. Jennifer A. Friedman is a licensed orthodontist with expertise in sleep apnea. She received her D.M.D. from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and later received her Certificate of Orthodontics from University of Rochester Eastman Institute of Oral Health. Dr. Friedman has completed research and often presents on sleep apnea treatments. She received the New Dentist Award for Outstanding Service from the Louisville Dental Society.
Dr. Friedman moved to Colorado in 2014 and she loves the outdoors. She partakes in activities that keep her feeling healthy, like kayaking, cross-country skiing, rock climbing, and hiking.
Meet Dr. Paul Hamersky
Dr. Paul Hamersky is a graduate of the University of Nebraska, earning a degree in Chemical Engineering, his DDS and an MS in Orthodontics all while in Lincoln. He has practiced in and around the Aurora area for over 25 years and has helped thousands of patients navigate the world of Orthodontistry. Paul is also an active practitioner of Invisalign and is experienced in helping patients deal with the challenges of Sleep Apnea.
Dr. Hamersky has been married to his wife for over 35 years and they have 3 grown children. He is an avid Nebraska Cornhusker fan – regularly attending Husker football games – and regularly enjoys playing golf.