Our staff has been together for a long time, so it is like one big family. Our average tenure on the staff is over 15 years! We work well together and we have been doing it for a long time!
Dr Jerkins is a native of Oklahoma, but grew up in Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee. He graduated from Lipscomb University where he met his future wife, Tammy Ross (a native of Leesburg). He attended Emory University School of Dentistry and graduated in 1985. Forrest and Tammy now have 4 grown children of whom they are very proud. Tammy is the Chairperson of the Math Department at a local high school. Dr Jerkins is active in his church and provides pro bono services through a local charity dental clinic. He also served as President of the Lake County Dental Society, and is a past president of the Leesburg Sunrise Rotary Club.