Meet Dr. Ross

Skill and compassion go hand in hand when providing exceptional patient care. As a dental professional, I stay up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry in order to provide the most current treatment options for my patients. As a doctor, I recognize that my patients are unique individuals who have placed a great deal of trust in me and my team. That is just one reason why I value each and every patient relationship.

I appreciate the time you’ve taken to visit this site and find out more about this dental practice, my team, and the many services we can provide to help you achieve optimum oral health.

Dr. Derrick K. Ross

Dr. Derrick K. Ross, originally from Hope, Arkansas, is thrilled to be here in Arkadelphia to practice dentistry. Dr. Ross received his D.M.D. (Doctor of Dental Medicine) degree from Midwestern College of Dental Medicine in Glendale, Arizona, in 2012. He received a degree as a Dental Lab Technician in 2007 from Tennessee Technology Center in Memphis, TN, and he received his B.S. in Biology from Southern Arkansas University in 2006.

Dr. Ross has shown a strong commitment to the practice of dentistry. Prior to becoming a dentist, Dr. Ross worked as a dental lab technician, where he learned single crown and bridge fabrication, as well as removable partial and full denture fabrication. This training allowed Dr. Ross to excel in dental school, in which he graduated with multiple awards and accomplishments, including the Excellence in General Dentistry Award.

During the summer of 2004, he accompanied a dental and medical mission trip to Nicaragua. There he assisted with extractions and provided routine oral care to local villages. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Arkansas Dental Association, the Academy of Gold Foil Operators, and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Ross participates in medical/dental mission trips to Honduras annually.