Meet Windham’s Orthodontist Dr. Ross
Dr. Danielle C. Ross, Orthodontist
Dr. Ross grew up in Traverse City, Michigan. Her passion for quality orthodontics began in high school. At 15 she started assisting a local orthodontist and his clinical staff in a private practice. She received a B.A. degree from Albion College in Albion, Michigan in 1995. Dr. Ross received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2000 from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. During her training at Tufts, Dr. Ross received Merritt Scholarships yearly, the Omicron Kappa Upsilon scholarship, and was presented with the award for Exceptional Interest In The Development Of The Oral/Facial Complex. Dr. Ross spent time in dental school assisting other students as a Gross Anatomy Tutor. During her senior year at Tufts, she spent time in Germany as an Honors Exchange Student. She then graduated at the top of her class, achieving Summa Cum Laude status. Dr. Ross also has devoted time in the Special Olympics and as a Big Sister in the Big Brother/Big Sister program.
After graduating from Tufts, Dr. Ross attended Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where she received her certificate of advanced graduate studies in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics in 2002. She believes continuing education is crucial, and therefore, completes many hours of specialized studies each year.
Dr. Ross believes strongly in the importance of community service, and therefore devotes her time every year to the local schools. She participates in the “Read To Lead” program with the local elementary schools, and also the “Career Day” program for the local High School students. She and her family are also very active in their church.
Professionally, Dr. Ross is affiliated with the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, the New Hampshire Dental Society, New Hampshire Association of Orthodontists, Northeastern Sociey of Orthodontists, Omicron Kappa Upsilon, Delta Sigma Delta, Granite State Study Club, and The New Hampshire Society of Women Dentists. She is the New and Younger Member Representative for the New England Society of Orthodontists, Treasurer for the New Hampshire Association of Orthodontists, as well as the past President and Vice President of the Greater Salem Dental Society.
Her interests include running, competing in triathlons, reading, music, traveling, and most importantly, spending time with her family. She resides in Windham, New Hampshire with her family.
Stacey Barrett Briana Colangelo
Our Orthodontic Assistants are warm and caring professionals who are dedicated to providing you with exceptional care in an understanding and relaxed environment. Stacey is a graduate from New Hampshire Technical Institute’s Dental Assisting program. Briana graduated from Seacoast Career Schools. Ashley graduated from Lincoln Technical Institute. They all continue to stay informed of the latest advancements through continuing education. Ashley, Stacey, and Briana assist Dr. Ross in placing brackets, changing archwires and elastics, and taking diagnostic records which includes an itero scan for 3D models, photos, and x-rays. They also assist patients with hygiene techniques.
Stacey, Briana, Jenna, and Ashley are OSHA, Radiology, CPR, and AED Heart Certified.
Stacey enjoys reading, swimming, and spending time with her husband and daughters.
Briana enjoys spending time with her daughter and baking and decorating cakes!
Ashley is our pinterest queen! She loves crafts and enjoys spending time with her husband and son!
New Patient Coordinator
Jenna graduated from Everest Institute in Austin, Texas in 2007, with her certificate in Dental Assisting. Years of assisting and front office experience gave Jenna a solid foundation for her position as the New Patient Coordinator. She is well versed in dental terminology, patient care, and procedures. She works diligently to help patients understand their estimate of benefits with their insurance plan. She prides herself in assisting patients to better understand and maximize those benefits.
Jenna lives in Hooksett with her husband, and two dogs. She enjoys kayaking, snowshoeing, and spending time at the lake.
Scheduling Coordinator – Sherrie Voto
Financial Coordinator – Melanie Driggers
Melanie helps with all aspects of the front desk but has the love for finance. Melanie is here to help and to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance.
All staff members are happy to answer any questions you may have concerning scheduling of appointments, and coordination of financial and insurance matters. Our office is OSHA compliant.