From the moment you step into our Tulsa dental office to see Dr. McDougall, you’ll notice that our top priority is listening to and understanding your needs and concerns. We want you to feel relaxed and comfortable during your visit. The Tulsa dentist near you specializes in beautifying smiles, maintaining your dental health, and helping you improve your appearance. Our experienced and friendly staff takes great pride in keeping your smile beautiful.
Dr. Hugh McDougall received his training as a dentist at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry where he was honored to have been elected to serve as president for his class. In addition to his degree in dentistry, Dr. McDougall also holds a Ph. D. in clinical psychology, having trained in clinical psychology at Oklahoma State University. He is the only dentist in Oklahoma to be licensed to practice psychology and is one of fewer than ten dentists nationwide to hold licenses to practice both dentistry and clinical psychology.
Recognizing his unique background, Dr. McDougall was asked by the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry to serve as a faculty member where he teaches courses to both the freshman and more senior dental classes focusing on the development of patient management skills. Dr. McDougall’s expertise in this area has also been called on by the American Dental Association, with Dr. McDougall serving on the committee that reviews and generates questions for the national dental licensure exam. Successful completion of this exam is required of any dentist who wishes to be licensed in any State, and Dr. McDougall is honored to be have been involved in the development and ongoing maintenance of this exam.
Jan has been in dentistry for 27 years, with 15 of them being with our practice. She has served as dental assistant and sterilization specialist and, as a result, understands all aspects of your treatment from a hands-on perspective. Jan will be the person you speak to when we answer the phone, she will set up your dental appointments, and she will be the person who first greats you when you come into our office. Jan is married and has two boys and lots of animals.
Deborah has been with our practice for 29 years. She is the financial coordinator and verifies insurance benefits for our patients. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her husband Chris and great granddaughter Rylee. Debbie and Chris have 4 grown kids, 10 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.
Melissa has been with our practice for 32 years as a dental hygienist since graduating from Wichita State University. She enjoys building relationships with our patients while providing excellent dental care and patient education. When she is not working, Melissa enjoys gardening and spending time with her family and friends.
Regina began her dental career as a dental assistant in 1982. After 15 years she decided to return to school to become a hygienist. She graduated from TCC in 1999 with honors. She was selected as a Provost scholar and was elected to Sigma Phi Alpha. It is her goal to promote good oral hygiene and aid in disease prevention while providing quality care in a comfortable & caring manner. In her spare time Regina enjoys spending time with her family & being outdoors.
Leslie has been a dental assistant for 32 years and 30 of those have been with this practice. As well as working with the doctor with patient treatment needs she is in charge of all of the dental supplies and equipment for the office. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her children Lauren and Marty and her granddaughter Hartlee.
Shelbie has been involved in dentistry for 27 years, working in pediatric dentistry, assisting with oral surgery, and helping with general dentistry. This background has given Shelbie a wealth of experience across a wide range of patients and clinical situations. When she isn’t assisting in our office, Shelbie enjoys spending time with her family and her dogs, riding her horses, and working in the garden.