About our office

Privately Owned-Family Dentistry practice offering restorative and cosmetic dental services. We offer same day crowns and sedation dentistry options. Make Island Dentistry your dental home!

Certifications & Memberships

Meet our team

Dr. Douglas K. Scales Owner/General Dentist Read Bio

Dr. Scales has been serving the Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia for over 28 years. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association and Northeast District Dental Association. Dr. Scales sponsors many community events and groups in the Clay County area such as, Seamark Ranch, Safe Animal Shelter, Relay for Life, The Food Pantry of Green Cove Springs and Annunciation Catholic School.

Dr. Arthur Popkowski Dentist Read Bio

Joined Island Dentistry July 2019 Dr. Arthur Popkowski was born and raised in New York City. He graduated with honors from Binghamton University with a Bachelors of Science in Integrative Neuroscience. He then pursued his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Following the completion of his dental degree, Dr. Popkowski advanced hi dental education by completing a general practice residency at King's County Hospital i...Read More

Kandi Operations Director Read Bio

Kandi joined Island Dentistry September of 2016, and has 20 years of experience in the medical-dental industry. Kandi enjoys volunteering in the local community, spending time traveling with her husband and son, and loves animals! When asked what brought her to Island Dentistry she said, 'I wanted to work for a company that lived their values and treated the patients like family.'

Brandy Patient Care Team Lead Read Bio

Born and raised in Plymouth, Massachusetts, Brandy joined Island Dentistry in October 2013 with over 15 years of dental experience. She has taken hours of continuing education courses and loves what she does. Brandy has a passion for dental health and genuinely cares for each patient's well-being. She has been married for 10 years and has a daughter in the veterinary field. Brandy loves being of service to her community by participating in events like 5th Quarter, a free event for high school st...Read More

Amanda Clinical Lead Read Bio

Amanda was born and raised in Illinois. Two years ago, Amanda and her husband moved to Florida to be closer to their daughter and first grandson. Since moving to Florida, their son has joined the Army and is stationed at Fort Hood in Texas, and blessed them with another grandson. Recently, her daughter gave birth to her first granddaughter. Amanda has been a dental assistant for 15 years and joined Island Dentistry in June 2018. Amanda says dentistry is her passion and thrives to give her patien...Read More

Lisa Executive Assistant Read Bio

Lisa joined Island Dentistry in March 2014. After retiring from 25 years in Law Enforcement Information Technology, Lisa wanted to find somewhere smaller, private, and with the family atmosphere of helping others. Lisa's free moments are spent with her family and Doberman, 'Khaleesi.'

Corita Hygiene Coordinator Read Bio

Corita is from California and has three children. She joined Island Dentistry in 2018 and absolutely adores her job and co-workers. In her free time, Corita binge watches movies with her kids.

Ashley Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Ashley is a Texas girl in a Florida world! She is a Navy veteran who loves to travel and has a thirst for outdoor adventure. She joined Island Dentistry in June 2018. Ashley can also bake a mean chocolate chip cookie!

Allison Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Originally from Jacksonville, Florida, Allison graduated with a B.S. from FSU and several years later received her degree in Dental Hygiene from FSCJ. She was drawn to dental hygiene because she really enjoys helping people and making a positive difference in their lives. Allison joined Island Dentistry in March 2019 because she was drawn to the community outreach we do and the positive differences the entire office makes in others lives as well as the teamwork demonstrated on a daily basis.

Sara Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Sara joined our team October 2019 with 24 years of dental experience. She graduated from Western Kentucky University and is passionate about educating her patients while striving to provide the best patient care. Outside of work Sara enjoys anything outdoors & spending time with her husband & 3 children.

Tracy Dental Hygienist Read Bio

Tracy joined our team in October 2019, and has been a hygienist since 2014. Tracy's true passion is making her patients feel good about their smiles and themselves! In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and son doing activities outside.

Hayet Dental Assistant Read Bio

Hayet was born in South of France and move to the USA after meeting her sailor. After multiple duty stations, she and her husband settled in Florida and made it their permanent home. Hayet joined our office in August 2019 as a dental assistant with five years of experience in the field. She is always looking to grow her knowledge in dentistry. In her spare time, Hayet enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

Kaitlin Dental Assistant Read Bio

Kaitlin is Jacksonville native who joined Island Dentistry in November 2019. She loves to spend time with family and her pets. She also enjoys travel and helping people.

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Services we provide

At ISLAND DENTISTRY we strive to provide our patients with the best and most complete dental care. Our doctors and staff frequently attend continuing education seminars to learn the latest dental techniques. Here are some of the services we provide, please click here.

Payment Forms

We offer a number of convenient payment options for our patients which make it easy to afford any care you may need.

American Express, Care Credit, Cash, Check, Discover, Financing, Mastercard, Other, Visa

Languages Spoken

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