Meet The Doctors

At Odenton Station Dental, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer early morning & late evening appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.

We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at Odenton Station Dental looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!


April Calton, DDS

Dr. Calton is part of a Odenton area tradition of dental comfort & care. She has dedicated her professional career to providing you with only the best that dentistry has to offer. Dr. Calton continually educates herself & her staff on the newest dental advances & techniques to provide you with the most advanced, antiseptic, personalized & comfortable care.

She is a graduate of the New York University College of Dentistry. For six years in a row, Dr. Calton has been voted Top Dentist in Annapolis by What’s Up? Magazine & was voted one of America’s Top Dentists for the past eight years by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.

Favorite restaurant: Patsy’s Pizza in NYC
Favorite city to visit: New York City, baby!
Favorite sports team: FSU Seminoles
Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving – My favorite part is the food, & I always get to spend the day with good friends.
First job: Cleaning horse stalls & feeding horses (farmhand)
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? A lottery winner
Favorite part about going to the dentist as a child: The toys!
What is one thing that is always in your refrigerator? Something rotten



Dennis Cherry, DMD

Dr. Cherry was born & raised in western Pennsylvania. He attended Duquesne University & received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology & a minor in Chemistry. He then moved to Philadelphia & attended the Temple University School of Dentistry where he received his DMD degree in 2001. He continued his dental training for one year at Temple’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry program.

Dr. Cherry has three kids: Elise, Parker & Brady. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, watching sports & cooking.



Favorite restaurant: Vin 909
Favorite city to visit: Philadelphia
Favorite sports team: Steelers
Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving
First job: Propane tank filler
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? Baseball player
Favorite part about going to the dentist as a child: Leaving
What is one thing that is always in your refrigerator? Yoohoo
Fun Fact: I have been to 35 Dave Matthews Band concerts.



Lawrence "Chip" Coffin, Jr. DDS

Dr. Coffin grew up in Rockville, MD. He graduated from Western Maryland College having majored in Biology. He attended the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, graduating in 1989. Following dental school, Dr. Coffin continued his education for an additional year in a general practice residency program at Prince George’s Hospital Center, Cheverly, MD.

Dr. Coffin & his wife have been married for 28 years. They have 3 grown sons, 2 daughters-in-law & a large extended family. Dr. Coffin is a drummer & plays percussion for his church worship team & also drums for Bad Medicine; a rock band whose members are all doctors. He loves crab feasts, travel, the outdoors & all things beach!

Favorite restaurant: Bowen’s Island, Folly Beach, SC
Favorite city to visit: Charleston, SC
Favorite sports team: Philadelphia Eagles
Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving
First job: Bell boy at the Logan Hotel, Ocean City, New Jersey
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? Drummer
Favorite part about going to the dentist as a child: The treasure box at the end
What is one thing that is always in your refrigerator? Hot sauce
Fun Facts: I am a drummer in a band



Megan Dixson DDS

Favorite restaurant: Level Small Plates Lounge

Favorite place to visit: Brussels, Belgium

Favorite sports team: Seattle Seahawks

Favorite holiday: Halloween

First job: QFC courtesy clerk

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? A piolet, like my father

Favorite part about going to the dentist as a child: Getting a toy

What is one thing that is always in your refrigerator? Butter for baking