Dr. Oatman brings an advanced, progressive skillset to our team and is committed to practicing compassionate, comprehensive dentistry. She joined us in July 2014.
Dr. Oatman is a graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, where she performed rotations at a Federally Qualified Health Center and at a private clinic. She also performed outreach educational services and provided dental care to children and adults in the Lincoln, NE community and surrounding areas.
After earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Nebraska, Dr. Oatman completed a residency in the Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry. The 12-month program provides postgraduate training in restorative dentistry, fixed and removable prosthodontics, oral surgery, TMD therapy, and implant dentistry. The prestigious program admits only six to eight residents each academic year.
Dr. Oatman is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, and is on the Board of Directors of the Greater Kansas City Dental Society. She also participates monthly in the Continuing Education Study Club at UMKC, which focuses on advanced techniques in dentistry. She is licensed in Missouri and Nebraska.