Shipp Family Dentistry

Meet the Team at Shipp Family Dentistry

Great dentistry is a passion for the entire team at Shipp Family Dentistry. We work hard to provide our patients with excellent dental care in a peaceful and relaxing environment.

We pride ourselves on being a patient-centric practice because we believe good dental care is important to your family’s overall well-being!

A wide range of dental services are available for your entire family in our modern facility. By staying up to date with dental technology, we can provide efficient, comfortable dental care in 39705. As a family-friendly practice, we look forward to getting to know our patients personally and building long-term relationships. Our goal is to earn the trust and loyalty of our patients by treating them the way we would like to be treated – with kindness and respect.

We are grateful you have chosen Shipp Family Dentistry as your family’s dentist in Columbus, MS. We look forward to taking care of your smile in the coming years!

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Headshot of Dr. Shipp Patrick our Dentist In Columbus MS

Dr. Patrick Shipp, DMD

Dr. Patrick Shipp earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Mississippi College and his DMD degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He completed a one-year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He continues his schooling by taking numerous continuing education courses to stay up-to-date on the latest in dentistry so he can provide the best care for his patients.

He has received the following awards from dental school: the Mississippi Dental Association Senior Aware, the American Academy of Endodontists Award, and the American Academy of Periodontology Award. Dr. Shipp is a member of the American Dental Association and the Mississippi Dental Association.

He grew up on a farm near Yazoo City and says he was attracted to dentistry because it allowed him to serve people and develop long-term relationships. Dentistry also provided him a way of combining science and art to relieve discomfort and make things beautiful at the same time.

Outside of the office, Dr. Shipp enjoys running, golfing, hunting, watching sports, traveling, and working in his yard. He and his wife Morgan have a beautiful daughter named Ruth and dog named Stella, who they adopted from the local shelter. 

Angela Tabb, the dental assistant at our 37905 dentist office

Angela Tabb

Dental Assistant

Angela has been here at the practice since 2014 and has become one of the integral members of our team. The favorite part of her job is that she gets to meet new people and has the opportunity to develop a relationship with each and every patient.

She is originally from Akron, Ohio. Other than watching college football, Angela enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her family and friends. More than anything she loves watching her two daughters play soccer and barrel race.

Ginger Crosson a dental hygienist at Shipp Family Dentistry in 37905

Ginger Crosson

Dental Hygienist

Ginger is one of our talented Hygienists here at Shipp Family Dentistry. Originally studying Exercise Physiology at the University of North Alabama she began working in the dental field 12 years ago with Dr. R.H Campassi after getting her Associates Degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. We couldn't be happier that she decided to continue on with us after his retirement. 

The best part of her job is the connection that she can make with our patients. "I absolutely love educating and developing a partnership with our patients in order to help them be as healthy as possible"

Outside of the practice, she is all about home improvement and loves watching HGTV getting new ideas for her house inside and out. When she doesn't have a project at home, she can be found spending time at the lake as well as enjoying great food and music with her friends.

Headshot of Denise Dee a dental assistant at Shipp Family Dentistry in 39705

Denise Dee

Dental Assistant

Denise is another one of the longtime values members of our team and has been here since 2009 as a Dental Assistant. She has become a key player in the practice as a Mississippi Dental Radiology Permit Holder and strives to continue learning and improving through continuing education. 

Her favorite part of her job is that she can help to make people more comfortable when they are anxious about their appointment.

Along with spending time with her fur babies and friends, Denise loves to travel. When she isn't off exploring a new place you can find her out in her garden or listening to music. She also enjoys attending plays and art exhibits.

Headshot of Lorrin Newman, dental hygienist at our Columbus MS dentist office

Lorrin Newman

Dental Hygienist

Lorrin is our second Hygienist. She has made a great addition to the team since she started at the beginning of 2018. She strives to provide the best service possible and received the Mississippi Dental Hygiene Association (MDHA) Clinical Achievement Award in 2016.

She loves her job because gets to meet new people all the time and can help has the opportunity to help them have a confident smile.

In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family and friends, relaxing at home with her husband and their dog Pepper as well as going to the gym.

Samanth Jenkins headshot, Patient Coordinator at Shipp Family Dentistry in Columbus MS

Samantha Jenkins

Patient Coordinator

Samantha joined our team in March of 2019, and instantly felt like a part of our work family. Her favorite part of her job is greeting our wonderful patient’s every day and having the opportunity to establish personal relationships with each patient that she meets. When she is not at the office, she enjoys being outdoors, watching Alabama Football or Mississippi State Baseball, and spending time with her husband: Wyatt, son: Maddox, and fur babies: Pixie and Felicia. 

Olivia Owens headshot at our Dentist Office in Columbus MS 39705

Olivia Owens

Treatment Coordinator

Olivia joined our team in March 2019 as the treatment coordinator. She enjoys meeting all of our new and existing patients and ensuring that they each leave feeling like family. 
Olivia is extremely family oriented and loves spending time with her husband, Curtis, and daughter, Ava Faye. In her spare time, she enjoys attending Mississippi State football and baseball games. Her favorite getaway is to the beach at Gulf Shores, AL. She also enjoys going on walks with her family and her two dogs, Ben and Bruno.

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