Committed to Excellence in General and Cosmetic Dentistry and Service.

COLLEEN

Colleen is our Office, Scheduling, and Financial Coordinator.  Colleen has been in dentistry for 26 years, and she has been in our office for 21 of those years.  She began as a dental assistant, trained on the job, and she received her radiology certification in 1986.  She came to our office in 1990 as a dental assistant, and has worked all aspects of the practice, having completed many hours of continuing education in multiple disciplines.

She has a wealth of dental knowledge, and when you speak with her you will quickly find out how efficient, personable, and helpful she is.  There is a reason why she has been in our office for so long; she appreciates quality dentistry and quality service.  She is an integral part of our practice.

CHRISTINE

Christine has been our hygienist since January of 2011, and she has established herself as being "a Keeper" by our patients.  Christine received her RDH from the NH Technical Institute in 2009, and she loves being in the office and treating our patients.  After graduating from Hollis-Brookline Regional High School in 2000, she began in dental assisting training in 2001 and worked as a part-time assistant until she received her CDA in 2002 from the NH Technical Institute.  She assisted in general and pediatric dentistry, and then worked in an emergency clinic until she received her Hygiene training and license.  "I wanted to be a dental hygienist and dental assistant because I love working with people (cliche, but true) and my grandfather had a dental lab in Long Island.  I was fascinated as a child by learning about teeth.  Seeing all those dentures being made me want to do hygiene and to educate people on the preventive aspects of dentistry."

ALEX

Alex is very excited to join our team. Alex attended New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord and graduated in 2010 with her degree in dental hygiene.

When Alex was in high school she was a patient of our practice and became interested in dental hygiene. You could say she started her career in our office as she came into observe our hygienist and fell in love the profession. "I always loved coming to Dr. La Rocque's office because everyone was so friendly and the quality of care was outstanding." Alex strives to provide her patients with quality care while educating them on ways to maintain excellent oral health. "I may be blonde, but don't let the color of my hair fool you, I am full of fun dental facts." In her free time, Alex likes to spend time with her friends, family, and go for walks with her dog Maggie.

SHELLEY

Shelley joined our team in early 2018. She attended NHTI in Concord, graduating with Honors with an Associate Degree of Science In Dental Hygiene. While attending NHTI, she served as President of the Student American Dental Hygienists Association. Shelley has worked as a hygienist in general dentistry, as well as pediatric & peridontal offices. Prior to becoming a dental hygienist, Shelley worked in the insurance industry as an independent agent, assisting clients with understanding their health & dental plans. She is passionate about helping others and is always pursuing lifelong learning.

Shelley is a Nashua native and resides here with her fiancee and daughter. She has also lived in California & Hawaii. Shelley loves to travel and is always planning a trip somewhere or just coming home from one. Recent trips include Paris, Mexico, Alaska & Hawaii. She loves hearing about her patient's travels and stories, so feel free to spark up a conversation about what you are up to. In her free time, she likes to garden, cook and spend time outdoors with her family.

APRIL

April Joined our team in Spring, 2018. She graduated from Massasoit Community College in 2008 with a Certificate in Dental Assisting. April has assisted General Dentists and Specialists ranging from Orthodontists to Periodontists, most recently at Mass. General Hospital in Boston. April loves working with people and enjoys helping them to overcome their dental anxieties and to become comfortable at the dentist.

April is a Massachusetts native who moved to Derry, NH in the fall of 2017. In her free time she enjoys going to the movies, exercising, and spending time with her two rescue dogs, Neeson and Hilda.