Dental Staff

Dentist in Wichita Falls, TX

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

Sure, our entire team is committed to providing the best technical expertise in dentistry today. But in the big picture, that’s not our primary motivation. Our real business is caring for real people with a wide variety of individual dental concerns. So that’s where we start: with you.

Every detail of our practice is directed toward providing the BEST IN-PATIENT CARE: from facilities, equipment, and techniques, to our experienced, friendly staff. We get to know our patients as people, pay attention to their specific situations, listen to their individual concerns, and handle them with care.

 

Steven Burross, D.D.S., F.A.G.D.

Congratulations for Being Named Texas Super Dentist in Texas Monthly magazine for the 3rd year in a row!

Dr. Burross received his B.S. degree from Midwestern State University in 1976, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He then earned his D.D.S. from Baylor College of Dentistry and has practiced family dentistry in Wichita Falls, Texas, since June 1979.

Dr. Burross’ additional studies have focused primarily on dental implants, orthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry. To keep current with the many advances in these areas, he maintains active membership in a variety of professional organizations including the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He has his diplomate in  the American Orthodontic Society. Dr.Burross has his fellowship status in the Academy of General Dentistry and the International College of Oral Implantaltologists. He also maintains a membership in the Academy of Implant Dentistry, and is a graduate of the Misch Dental Implant Institute in Detroit Michigan. Dr.Burros is joined in practice by Dr.Chad Jackson and his daughter Dr. Alisa Ratzlaff.

 

 


Dr. Chad Jackson

Dr. Chad Jackson received his B.S. degree in Radiological Sciences from Midwestern State University graduating Cum Laude. He then earned his D.D.S. from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Jackson’s accomplishments include the 1998-1999 Dentsply First Place Award for Table Clinic, the Dental Deans List Academic 1998-2001, Who’s Who among students in colleges and universities, the Quintessence Award for Restorative Dentistry 2001 and the UTHSCSA Award for Excellence in Clinical Dentistry 2001.

Dr. Jackson is a native of Wichita Falls graduating from Rider High School,  he is  married to Shana Bonnell Jackson, a Dental Hygienist who is also part of our team. The Jacksons have three sons, Crue, Crae and Creed.  Dr. Jackson’s hobbies include  golf, coaching youth football, basketball and baseball. He teaches a young adult Sunday morning life group and serves as a Deacon at First Baptist Church here in Wichita Falls.

 

Alisa Burross Ratzlaff, D.D.S

Dr. Ratzlaff is a native of Wichita Falls, Texas. Practicing with her father, Dr. Burross has been a true joy. She attended Rider High School where she was a very active student body member. Later, she attended the University of Oklahoma where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Zoology, graduating with Distinction and was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. Next, Dr. Ratzlaff attended the University Of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio where she received her degree as a Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dental school achievements include the Clinical Excellence award for General Dentistry and the Myron Sigler Cosmetic Award.

Currently, Dr. Ratzlaff enjoys practicing all aspects of general dentistry. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Orthodontics Society, American Dental Association, as well as, the local Wichita Falls Dental society. Dr. Ratzlaff has spent much of her time away from the office getting credentials in various areas of general dentistry. Dr. Ratzlaff has specifically received credentials in comprehensive orthodontics, comprehensive interceptive orthodontics, craniofacial orthopedics, full mouth restorative rehabilitation, gum grafting, implant dentistry, and bone grafting.

In her spare time, Dr. Ratzlaff enjoys time with her 3 children: Hutch, Haddie and Collins. Her hobbies include all things fitness and painting.