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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

J. Wayne Leonard, DMD

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Leonard, DMD is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"I strive to really understand my patients. Exceeding expectation revolves around completely knowing our guests' needs and wants."

My Mission

"I want my patients to understand how much I care about them and say that I deliver dentistry with compassion and dedication to quality."

Education

  • University of Florida College of Dentistry – Gainesville, FL
  • Jacksonville University – Jacksonville, FL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Leonard brings more than 16 years of experience to Smiles on Beach Boulevard. He has received advanced training at the Dawson Academy and is a member of the American Dental Association and Florida Dental Association.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Leonard currently lives in Jacksonville, FL and has two children, Tyler and Briana. He is a basketball coach for the River City Basketball League. His hobbies include golf, being outdoors and spending time with his children.

Carolyn Allen, DMD

“I am passionate about dentistry, because it allows me to help others in a unique and personal way. I’m grateful to have the knowledge and skill set to help patients of all ages improve their oral health. I look forward to continually learning new ways to give my patients the best possible care.”

My Mission

“For me, dentistry is not limited to the mouth. I want to connect with my patients and make them feel comfortable. I actively listen to my patients, find out their goals, and make them my own. No matter where a person is in their health care journey, I make it my mission to help them succeed in their dental goals through personal attention and professional excellence.”

Education

Valdosta State University – Valdosta, GA

University of Florida College of Dentistry – Gainesville, FL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Allen is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Association of Women Dentists, American Dental Education Association and American Dental Association. She enjoys taking continuing education classes and is always looking for opportunities to advance her clinical skills and better serve her patients.

Life & Hobbies

“I am married to my husband, Garrett, of 5 years. We enjoy spending time with our friends and families. I am a NAUI-certified scuba diver. I am also an avid reader and enjoy painting.”