Dr. Gene McCormick, DDS

Dr. McCormick graduated from San Bernardino Valley College with an A.A. Degree, Received a B.A. from San Diego State University and a D.D.S. from Loma Linda University College of Dentistry. He later attended the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine as a physician resident in General Anesthesia. 

Dr. McCormick has treated patients in the Tulsa area for over 40 years, becoming well-known as an expert in fixing challenging dental issues while creating a comfortable and completely pain-free experience for his patients. (Many of his patients travel from outside of Tulsa to receive his expert care.)

Additional Training

  • Mini-residency at McGarry Institute in Oklahoma City for Dental Implants
  • Implant courses at the Oklahoma School of Dentistry & International Implant Congress
  • Dental Implant Courses at the Kois Institute to study advanced Treatment Planning, Biomechanics, Restorative/Periodontal Interface and Functional Occlusion I and II

  • Studied under prominent dental implant and denture expert Joseph Massad
  • Studied at the Head, Neck & Facial Pain Clinic at the University of Florida


  • Regularly attends ongoing educational programs and seminars each year

Dr. McCormick is married to his high school sweetheart of over 40 years and has three lovely children: One is a fellow dentist, one an I.T. Director, and one a patient-care coordinator at Dr. McCormick’s office.

Wendy Owsley

I have been Dr. McCormick’s Treatment Coordinator for 12+ years. I’ve been in Dentistry for 20+ years. I have led a group of Girl Scouts for 5 years which keeps me really busy. I enjoy spending time with my husband, daughter and dogs, and enjoying River Parks year-round, beading, gardening and all things hippie!

Patty Orthman

I have been Dr. McCormick’s Business Administrator for since 2014. I love the dental field and have been involved in it for 20+ years. I love spending time with my family and being in the wind with my husband on our motorcycle doing charity benefits. I am passionate about rescuing Senior dogs from unwanted situations and giving them a great last few years.

Melissa Smith

I have been Dr. McCormick’s Hygienist since 2003. I graduated from Missouri Southern State University. I love spending time with my husband and family. We have three kiddos so I am a really busy soccer and band mom. On date night, we like to get out on the town and explore Tulsa’s new restaurants and vibes.

Megan Couch

I am Dr. McCormick’s lead Dental Assistant. I’ve been with him since 2012. Off-hours I enjoy OU Sooner Football and watching my nieces and nephew play sports. Spending time with my boyfriend, family and my sweet, furry, four-legged daughter, Lucy are my other passions.