Dentist in Meredith, NH

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Edward J DeTolla DDS

Dr. Ed DeTolla is a graduate of The University of Buffalo, School of Dentistry, class of 2002.  He earned a BA in History from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY in 1989 and a Masters degree in teaching at the University of Stony Brook in New York in 1992.  He taught social studies and history in Manhasset, New York  for two years and 6th grade elementary school in Fairfax public schools for 4 years in Fairfax, VA before attending dental school.

Dr. DeTolla is from a long line of dentists including his great uncle, his father, two brothers, an aunt, several cousins and a sister who is a dental hygienist.  He started his dental career at Nassau University Medical Center in a general practice residency and then moved on to private practice in Buffalo, NY.  Because Dr. DeTolla knew there was a need for dentists in New Hampshire and because of the beauty and life style offered by the area, he and his wife decided to make it their home and to raise their family in the Granite State.

Dr. DeTolla is committed to providing the highest quality treatment possible to his patients and to continuing education.  He has had extensive training in implant dentistry, oral surgery, and Invisalign.  He has incorporated the latest dental technology into his practice including digital x-rays and digital dental impressions.

Dr. DeTolla is very active in the community and was president of the Meredith Kiwanis Club, he has coached soccer, basketball and baseball since his three children were little.  He sponsors kids’ athletic teams and youth organizations. His wife, Kathy, is a middle tier teacher at Inter-Lakes School District.

Jo-Anne

Jo-Anne graduated from Quinsigamond Community College with an associates degree in dental hygiene in 2001.  She has been working the practice since 2001.  She and her husband grew up in Boston, MA and have lived in Meredith since 2001. They are the parents of three grown children. Jo-Anne spends her free time skiing, kayaking, and hiking.

 

 

 

Sandra

Sandra is a native of New Hampshire and graduated from Keene State College in 1988.  She is the business coordinator in the practice.   She joined Dr. DeTolla  in December of 2012.  Sandra lives in Meredith with her husband and two children. She enjoys hiking, boating and traveling.

 

 

 

 

 

Sierra

Sierra graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute with an associate’s degree in dental hygiene and joined the practice in June, 2017. She has lived in New Hampshire all of her life. In her free time she enjoys drawing, hiking, and spending time with family. 

 

 

 

 

 

Kate 
 

Kate was born and raised in New Hampshire. She works at the front desk and joined the practice in November 2018. She is a college student at New Hampshire Technical Institute. Kate really enjoys traveling, the sunshine, the beach and her dog.

 

 

 

Leanna

Leanna was raised in Greenville, South Carolina but has lived in NH since 2009.
She has been a dental assistant since 2013, and became certified a few years ago. She joined Dr. DeTolla in September of 2018. Leanna lives in Gilford with her husband, two daughters and their lab. She enjoys staying active, hunting, anything outdoors, traveling, and the warm weather.  

 

 

 

 

Amber

Amber grew up in the Lakes Region. She graduated from New Hampshire Technical Institute
and became a certified dental assistant in 2013. Amber has been working for            Dr. DeTolla since March 2019. She enjoys yoga, kayaking, hiking, and spending time with her high school sweetheart and their three dogs.