dena ross

Dena Ross, MD


  • Specialty: Pediatrics
  • Languages: English, Interpreters Available
  • Gender: Female


Dr. Dena Ross grew up in Washington State, moving east and studying psychology at the University of Rochester before teaching high school chemistry in New York and Arizona. She graduated from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and completed her pediatric residency at Baystate Medical Center. She has spent the past decade in New England providing pediatric care to families in settings as diverse as the inpatient service at Connecticut Children's Medical Center to outpatient pediatric office care to honest to goodness house calls for sick children. She is also enthusiastic about being able to provide breastfeeding support to families as an internationally board certified lactation consultant. Dr. Ross is excited to be back in the Pacific Northwest working with the team here at Emanuel and Randall. She loves spending time with her husband and three children exploring both the natural beauty and the mouthwatering culinary options here in Portland.

Internationally Certified Lactation Consultant

Education and Certification

  • Medical School: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry - NY
  • Residency: Baystate Medical Center

Personal Interests

Spending time with family

Contact Information

  • Practice Name: Randall Children's Pediatric Care - Emanuel

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Randall Children's Pediatric Care - Emanuel
    • 2800 N. Vancouver Ave., suite 165
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503 413-2902

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
    • 2801 N. Gantenbein
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503-276-6500