Meet Our Team


Our team at Cannon Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is highly skilled, educated and professional. We are also compassionate and dedicated to helping each of our patients achieve the high-quality results they need in a caring, friendly environment. To learn more about us and to set up your next visit with Dr. Daniel Cannon, our oral surgeon, we welcome you to call 918-743-1351 or visit our offices in Claremore, Pryor and Tulsa, Oklahoma. We are eager to care for you!

Heather Thomas – Insurance Coordinator

Heather has been in the industry since 1995 and has been a part of our team since 2011. She began her career with her dental assisting certificate from Tulsa Tech and is also certified in ACLS and BLS (advanced and basic life support) and radiation safety. Heather is happy to help you with all your insurance needs and enjoys working at the office because we have a hard-working staff and doctor who treat one other like family.

Heather and her husband Kermit have a large family with eight kids and three grandkids. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking, shopping and spending time with family.

Keilani Bowers – Patient Coordinator

Keilani has been in the industry since 1998 and a part of Team Cannon since 2017. She began her career in orthodontics in 1998 and has worked in oral surgery since 2006. She is certified in ACLS and BLS (advanced and basic life support). Keilani works to ensure our patient’s satisfaction with registration, insurance and scheduling so the practice can run smoothly. Keilani enjoys our team atmosphere and serving our patients.

Keilani and her husband Mark have been together since 2000. They have a beautiful daughter named Brittany and fur baby (Kylo). Away from the office she enjoys spending time with family at the lake, crafting, traveling and photography.

Chelsea Cobble – Surgical Dental Assistant

Chelsea has been a dental assistant since 2010 and has worked in our practice since 2015. She graduated from Oologah High School in 2010 and furthered her education at the Green Country School of Dental Assisting later that year. She is certified in CPR, radiation safety, coronal polishing and ACLS (advanced cardiac life support)/BLS (basic life support). Chelsea enjoys being a part of our family-like atmosphere and being surrounded by the great team members of our practice. She is punctual, a hard worker and a team player.

Chelsea and her other half Justin have been together since 2011 and have two beautiful daughters named Bristol & Laylynn and a son, Stetson. Chelsea enjoys raising and competing with her family’s bucking bulls, riding motorcycles and spending time outdoors on their ranch.

JJ Shope – Lead Surgical Dental Assistant

JJ has been an oral surgery assistant since 2004 and a part of our team since 2013. She is certified in DAANCE, ACLS and BLS (advanced cardiac and basic life support) and radiation safety. JJ leads the back office with her excellent patient care, her bubbly personality and her dedication to making sure every patient has a great experience. She enjoys working for Team Cannon because everyone shares the same office goals and the family atmosphere.

In her spare time, she enjoys watching her son Austin play soccer, spending time with family and friends and motocross.

Shelby Fowler- Surgical Dental Assistant & Business Office Assistant

Shelby has been member of our practice since 2015. Shelby graduated from Bixby High School with honors and is continuing her education at Tulsa Community College. She completed her dental assisting certification in 2018. She is certified in BLS (basic Life support), ACLS (advanced cardiac life support), and radiation safety. Shelby is cross-trained and can assist wherever is needed in the practice.

Shelby and her husband Jacob are expecting their first baby Boy (Aiden) in December 2019. Shelby enjoys spending time with family and friends, being crafty, and loving on her pets (Olive, Binx and Jax).

Shelby likes working in a family atmosphere and always having support like the office is a second home. She is dependable, a team player and so valuable to our front and back office.

Morgan Rudd – Surgical Dental Assistant

Morgan has been a dental assistant since 2015 and a part of our team since 2018. After graduating high school, she went to dental assisting school and received her certification. She is also certified in radiation safety and BLS (basic life support). Morgan is an excellent assistant who understands the importance of patient care and communication. She enjoys the family-like environment and the quality of care our office provides.

Morgan and her husband Logan have two fur children (Boss and Mya). Away from the office she enjoys spending time at the lake, anything outdoors and being with family and friends.

Dee Evans – Practice Manager

Dee has led the team at Cannon Oral Surgery 2012 and has been in the industry since 2000. Along with extensive experience in our field, she is certified in several technologies and treatments, including the I-Cat cone beam, ACLS (advanced cardiac life support), BLS (basic life support), OMAAP (DAANCE) and radiation safety. Dee leads our team in professionalism as well as making sure policies and procedures are met to make every patient’s experience the best possible. She is proud of the team, the family-like relationships we build and the high level of care we provide.

Dee and her husband Donnie reside in Bixby. They have three children and their first grandson will be born in December 2019. Away from work she enjoys reading, board games, gardening, cooking, spending time outdoors with her two Great Danes (Daisy and Wrigley) and family.