Our mission is to make you smile!
Makeya Jenkins, DDS
Family, Cosmetic & Restorative Dentist
“To compassionately serve my community by promoting education, preventative care, and treatment methods that will enhance, not only oral health, but overall health.”
About Dr. Jenkins
Nashville— the city that has recently become popularized by the masses for its music, food, and fun— has always been home to Dr. Makeya Jenkins! Most transients living in the city today, now consider natives like her, a unicorn. This uniqueness extends beyond her geographical longevity in the South. She strives to take a humanistic approach to care for all patients, allowing them to get to know her and develop trust before committing to treatment.
Dr. Jenkins received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Tennessee State University. After completing her undergraduate program, she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Meharry Medical College. She enhanced the foundations of her dental skills by completing a General Practice Residency Program. Her education and experience have taught her the importance of taking an individualized approach to caring for patients.
Learn, grow, and evolve is a mantra that Dr. Jenkins upholds not only, professionally, but also personally. She takes advantage of meaningful continuing education every chance she gets to ensure that her patients receive the very best information and technology to enhance their oral health. In addition, Dr. Jenkins holds memberships with both the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentists. Like Dr. Jenkins, these organizations are committed to advocating for patients and professional advancement of dentists through education and research.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and four children. They enjoy traveling, sports, and board games. Her individual hobbies include cooking, reading, and listening to podcasts. Dr. Jenkins looks forward to getting to know more about you at your visit!
Let me start my review with I hate the dentist office. Stepping through a door I get upset after traumatic experiences as a kid. When I got there I was greeted and made sure to feel welcome. I got to the back and met the doctor she was very sweet and her assistant was just…
Probably one of the most genuinely caring dental practices around! If I could give more stars, I certainly would.
They got me in same day for a cleaning and new patient exam. She did a perfect job cleaning my teeth. The Dentist was very nice and was excited to see my healthy teeth. I will be coming here only for mine and my family’s dental needs. Thank you all!!:blush:
The staff and Dr. Jenkins are extremely friendly and professional. I went in for my cleaning today. The hygienist was very friendly. Dr. Jenkins took the extra time to file down an older filing that had a rough edge. Amber, the receptionist was able to verify my insurance for me because I hadn’t received my…