Meet Our Staff


Patient Coordinator

Megan brings a burst of energy and warmth to our front desk, making every visit feel like a cheerful welcome. Originally hailing from the vibrant city of Seattle, Megan made her way to the sunny shores of Virginia Beach over three years ago and has been spreading positivity ever since.

With a background in general dentistry, Megan discovered her true passion lies in the intricate world of endodontics and pain relief therapies. Her dedication to ensuring patients feel at ease during their dental journeys reflects her commitment to providing a seamless and comfortable experience.

Outside the office, Megan’s zest for life is contagious. You might catch her defying gravity in aerial acrobatics classes, showcasing her adventurous spirit. Back on solid ground, Megan enjoys road trips and spending time with family and friends.

But the fun doesn’t stop there – Megan is your go-to person for impromptu karaoke sessions. Whether you’re a seasoned performer or a first timer, she’s always up for a musical adventure, ensuring that your visit is not only professional but also filled with moments of joy and laughter.

With Megan at the front desk, you can count on a warm smile, a friendly greeting, and an all-around positive start to your dental experience.


Dental Assistant

Meet Melissa, a dedicated dental professional with three years of experience as a dental assistant. Melissa’s expertise extends across various realms of dentistry, from her roots in general dentistry to her proficiency in dental implants. However, it is her recent immersion into the intricate field of endodontics that has ignited a newfound passion.

Fueled by the conviction that dentistry has the power to transform lives and elevate self-confidence, Melissa brings a unique blend of skill, empathy, and genuine care to her role as a dental assistant. She sees dentistry not only as a profession but as a conduit for creating lasting positive changes in the lives of her patients.

Beyond the dental office, Melissa finds joy in the company of her daughters, creating meaningful memories that complement the demands of her fulfilling career. As an enthusiastic foodie, she delights in exploring new restaurants, indulging in diverse cuisines, and embarking on culinary adventures.

When seeking solace and tranquility, Melissa heads to the beach, where the rhythmic waves and the soothing sea breeze provide the perfect backdrop for relaxation. Her passion for dentistry is intricately woven into her zest for life, striking a harmonious balance between professional excellence and personal fulfillment. As a dental assistant, Melissa’s journey embodies not only the technical aspects of her role but also the art of crafting smiles, fostering confidence, and leaving an enduring positive impact on those she serves.


Lead Dental Assistant

Jamie is not just your ordinary dental assistant; she is the heartbeat of Dr. Ogden’s dental practice. With an impressive seven-year tenure as Dr. Ogden’s lead dental assistant, Jamie has not only demonstrated her proficiency in dental procedures but has also brought a unique passion to the clinic.

Born into a family where dentistry was a legacy, Jamie’s connection to the dental field runs deep. Her grandfather, an oral maxillofacial surgeon, instilled in her a profound appreciation for the art and science of oral healthcare. It was under his influence that Jamie discovered her calling to the world of dentistry.

As a young patient herself, Jamie experienced firsthand the positive impact a compassionate and skilled dental team can have on a person. These early experiences served as the catalyst for her desire to create similar positive moments for others. She believes in the power of a warm smile and a gentle touch to transform a dental visit into a comfortable and even enjoyable experience.

Away from the dental chair, Jamie leads a vibrant life full of diverse interests. She is a proud cat parent to Milo, who holds a special place in her heart. Spending quality time with Milo is not only a source of joy but also a way for Jamie to unwind and recharge.

Beyond her professional commitments, Jamie is a self-proclaimed foodie with a keen interest in exploring local restaurants. Her palate is as diverse as her skill set in the dental office, and she loves discovering new culinary delights. Whether it’s savoring exotic dishes or experimenting with her own culinary creations, Jamie approaches food with the same passion and precision she brings to her work in the office.

In essence, Jamie is not just a dental assistant; she is a caring professional, inspired by family traditions and personal experiences, dedicated to making every patient’s visit as pleasant as possible. With a warm personality, a love for her feline companion, and an adventurous spirit in the culinary world, Jamie brings a unique blend of skills and passion to both her professional and personal life.

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