Dr. Ronni Ann Schnell graduated from Boston University School of Dental Medicine in 1981 and immediately was invited to join the faculty at B.U.S.D.M. in the department of removable prosthetics. She entered private practice in Medford in 1982 with Dr. Michael Kolligian. Dr. Schnell and Dr. Short purchased the practice in 1984.
Dr. Schnell’s specialty at The Classic Smile is aesthetic removable dentistry. She is currently an associate clinical professor in the Department of General Dentistry and the division of removable prosthodontics and is the course director for pre-clinical removable prosthodontics.
She also lectures in advanced clinical topics and is the senior clinical director of removable prosthodontics. Dr. Schnell received a mastership award from the Academy of General Dentistry for more than 1,000 hours of rigorous hands-on participation courses. She is a member of the American Dental Association and on staff at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Schnell is an accomplished figure skater who has even performed at Adult Nationals in Lake Placid! Drs. Short and Schnell have two children, reside in Brookline, and are avid skiers.