Dr. Myers opened the doors of Myers Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics in 1975. He earned both his dental degree and pediatric certification from the University of Tennessee and served as a faculty member at the Dental School. He received his undergraduate degree from Florida State University and is a proud Seminole.
Dr. Myers is a member of the Florida Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Orthodontic Society, and the International Association for Orthodontics. He is also a member and President of the Florida Dentofacial Study Club.
Dr. Myers lives in Fleming Island with his wife, Peggy. They are involved in their church, Pinewood Presbyterian, where Dr. Myers can be heard singing in the choir. Dr. Myers and Mrs. Peggy also serve as volunteer small group leaders for Compass Financial Ministries, an organization teaching biblical principles for handling money. When the Myers’ need to recharge with some fun, you can find them on the dance floor. They have recently developed a love for square dancing and are active members of the Moose Promenades Square and Round Dancing Club.
Dr. Gary joined the practice in 2001 after completing a residency program in pediatrics at Virginia Commonwealth University. As a native of Orange Park and graduate of Orange Park High School, he is happy to make Clay County his home and cherishes the opportunity to work with his father. Dr. Gary graduated from the University Of Florida Dental School in 1998 after earning a degree in chemistry from Furman University.
He is a member of the Florida Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the former President of the Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (FAPD), and a former Board Member of the Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry (SSPD). Dr. Gary is also a member of the Florida Dentofacial Study Club and the IAOTP (International Association of Tongue-tie Professionals). He has published research on oral sedation techniques in the leading journal for the profession, the AAPD Journal. He has also given lectures for the Florida Lalache League, SSPD, and the FAPD, the Volusia-Flagler dental association, and the Northeast Florida Dental Hygiene Association.
Dr. Gary lives in Oakleaf with his wife, Julie, and 4 children. He and his family are active in their church at Grace Covenant Church of Jacksonville. Dr. Gary is an avid runner and has been a sponsored runner for 1st Place Sports in Jacksonville. Since 2003, the office has been an official sponsor of the Children’s Run at the River Road Resolution 5K, a Florida Striders race that raises money for local schools.
Keisha graduated from both the FSCJ dental assisting and hygiene programs where she had the opportunity to intern with our office. Since 2003 she has worked as our hygienist and does a tremendous job caring for our special needs patients, teenagers, and adults. She is passionate about creating healthy smiles and making sure each patient and parent has a positive experience in our office. Keisha helps manage our office and work to ensure parents are properly informed, staff is adequately trained, and systems continue to run smoothly day after day. She also enjoys educating the community about oral health and make frequent visits to area schools. Keisha’s care and passion for children continues at home with her 4 children and in her church. She teaches and mentors high school girls in the youth department.
Working with Nesia is a pleasant and motivating experience. She is a patient focused manager who works to improve staff systems with our core values in mind. Her high level of compassion, love of children, and teaching background make a perfect combination for managing staff and office matters, covering treatment options, securing financial arrangements with families, and working to educate students in area schools about proper hygiene. When Nesia is not focused on teeth, she focuses on teaching children to dance at her studio on the Westside. She is also an active member of her church and enjoys teaching and mentoring high school girls.
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