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.
Our Orthodontic Assistants are warm and caring professionals who are dedicated to providing you with exceptional care in an understanding and relaxed environment. Stacey graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute’s Dental Assisting program. Shelby attended the Academy of Orthodontic Assisting. Chrissy graduated from Middlesex Community College as a certified dental assistant. Stephanie, also a CDA, graduated from Porter and Chester Institute. Danielle graduated from Everest Institute. Combined they have over 60 years of orthodontic assisting experience! They all continue to stay informed of the latest advancements through continuing education. Stacey, Shelby, Danielle and Stephanie 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. Chrissy, also an experienced assistant, is our Treatment Coordinator. When you first arrive for your first visit Chrissy serves as your personal concierge, walking you through each step of the treatment process.
Stacey, Chrissy, Shelby, Stephanie, and Danielle are OSHA, Radiology, CPR, and AED Heart Certified.
Stacey enjoys reading, swimming, and spending time with her husband and daughters.
Shelby is our photograher! When she is not at Windham Orthodontics she is helping her husband with their photography business. She also enjoys traveling and cooking.
Stephanie enjoys graphic design and spending time with her family.
Chrissy enjoys jewelry making, cooking, crocheting, and spending time with her family.
Danielle enjoys crafts, boating, watching her sons sporting events and spending time with her family.
Scheduling Coordinator- Bridget
Bridget is the first smiling face you will see when you enter our office. She will handle all your scheduling needs.
Financial Coordinator – Darcy
Darcy has over 15 years of dental experience and is happy to help you will your scheduling needs, insurance, and billing questions.
Treatment Coordinator – Christina
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.