Dr. Ray Morse


Dr. Morse is a 1992 graduate from the University of Florida College of Dentistry and after a short period of practice in the public health service corps, he moved to Panama City in 1996 and worked as an associate in a few practices before opening his own office. His practice focuses on general and family dentistry, utilizing digital and laser technology for diagnosis and treatment. He is in a number of dental and professional organizations, and in 2016 he received his mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry an organization that promotes continuing education and academic excellence in the field.

Dr. Morse has been married to his wife Sharman since 1998 and they are currently the house persons to their 4 cats, Tigger-Boo, Grayson, Pumpkin and Callie. He’s a computer geek, having a degree in Computer Science from Florida State University, and he enjoys reading, movie trivia, and spending time with his family.

Our staff

Tammy, Lead Dental Assistant

Tammy was born and raised in Panama City. She began working for Dr. Morse in 2008. She has stated “I love working with Dr. Morse and staff, we are like family. I love when we spend time together.” Tammy has been married to John since 1980. They have 1 son, CJ, and a spoiled fur baby, Lalo. When not working, Tammy enjoys camping, kayaking, and spending time with her family and friends.

Shelly, Dental Assistant

Shelly is a sassy but sweet Florida girl. She has lived in Florida most of her life. She has a husband of almost 15 years, a 13 year old daughter, and twin boys that are 11. She loves fishing, roller coasters, and being outdoors. She began working for Dr. Morse in 2017 and enjoys learning about dental health. Shelly feels like we are not just co-workers but truly like family.

Samantha, Certified Registered Dental Hygienist

Samantha graduated from Gulf Coast State College with her Associates in Science degree after completing the dental hygiene program.

When not working Samantha loves anything outdoors and spending time with her two French Bulldog fur babies, Sissy and Millie. She recently got engaged and will be busy planning her fall wedding! Samantha is devoted to helping everyone feel at ease with their dental experience and educating patients based on their individual needs.

Dale, Insurance Coordinator

Dale has worked with Dr. Morse since 2008 doing insurance and front office administration. She continues to learn about dental health daily and goes out of her way to help our patients feel welcome while taking care of questions they may have.

She has 3 children and 7 grandchildren, they are her heart! When not working Dale enjoys working in her yard, traveling and cooking Southern dishes. Dale feels the people she works with are an extended part of her family and admires them for their warm attitude and concern for their patients.

Amanda, Business Administrator

Amanda was born and raised in Rome, GA but has lived in Panama City since 1992. She has worked in dental office administration since 2012.

Amanda is a mother to 3 fine young men including 1 serving in the US Air Force. She also has a beautiful daughter who attends Rutherford High School. We are proud to say that Amanda is a US Marine Corps veteran and are thankful for her service to our country.

She enjoys gardening, music, animals, children, art, technology, movies, traveling, reading, and learning new things. Amanda is proud to be a Christian and a member of Hiland Park Baptist Church.