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Dr. Douglas K. Scales

My parents are the late Kenneth and Marjorie Scales and I was raised in Orange Park, Florida. I am married to Jeanine Scales, have a daughter Kathleen and we live in Eagle Harbor.

I graduated from St. Johns Country Day School and then went to The Franciscan University of Steubenville, in Steubenville, Ohio for undergraduate studies. After four years I graduated with a Bachelors of Arts Degree. I pursued a Dental degree from the Medical University of South Carolina Dental College in Charleston, South Carolina.

Upon graduation from dental school in 1990, I returned to Orange Park and started practicing dentistry with my father in Jacksonville. For the last 20 years I have had an office here in Fleming Island-Island Dentistry/Douglas K. Scales, D.M.D., P.A. I am an active member of the American Dental Association, the Northeast Dental Association, Clay County Dental Society, and Jacksonville Dental Society.

I have been a member of the Clay County Chamber since 1997. In 2000, I was the first President of the Clay County Chamber’s Southeast Council representing the areas of Fleming Island, Green Cove Springs and Middleburg. This year I obtained a fellowship from International Dental Implant Association

I have been a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Fleming Island since 2001.