About Our Doctors

Dr Pamela MorganPamela A. Morgan, D.D.S., M.S.

Dr. Morgan is a 1990 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. She completed her pediatric dentistry residency at the University of Tennessee in 1993 and received her Master of Science in Pediatric Dentistry in 1994. 

Since completing her training, she maintained a private practice in Memphis, Tennessee and was an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Tennessee. Originally from Arkansas, she joined our practice in 1995.

Dr. Morgan is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is on staff at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughter’s (CHKD). She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association Fellows, Tidewater Dental Association, and Virginia Society of Pediatric Dentistry. She enjoys educating students at local schools and community groups about dentistry. Away from the office she enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends.

Dr VeraDr. Ernesto M. Vera, Jr., D.D.S.

Dr. Vera was born and raised in Norfolk, VA.  He attended the University of Virginia and then completed his dental degree with a military scholarship at New York University College of Dentistry.  Upon graduation, Dr. Vera completed a one year residency in Advanced Education in General Dentistry at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, CO. He served as the Brigade Dentist for the 2/25th Stryker Brigade Combat Team (Schofield Barracks, HI) and was deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn.

Dr. Vera completed his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX.  His time in Dallas included extensive training with special needs and medically compromised children at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital and Children’s Medical Center Dallas.  During his military service, he served as the Chief of Pediatric Dentistry at Fort Bragg, NC and Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry (Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences/Army Postgraduate School).  Dr. Vera has provided care on many international humanitarian trips, including volunteer missions to Nicaragua, Honduras, and Jamaica.

Dr. Vera is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.  He is an active member of the Virginia Society of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Tidewater Dental Association.  He is also a credentialed surgical provider at the Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters. 

When not having fun treating patients, Dr. Vera enjoys spending quality time with his beautiful wife, twin boys, and adorable daughter!