About Your Dentist

James Leonard, DMD

"I strive to really understand my patients. In order to exceed their expectations, I need to fully understand each patient’s unique needs and personal goals."

My Mission

"I want my patients to understand how much I care about them and feel confident that I deliver dental treatment with compassion and an exceptional dedication to quality."


Doctor of Dental Medicine
University of Florida College of Dentistry - Gainesville, FL

Bachelor of Science
Jacksonville University - Jacksonville, FL

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

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

Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI)

In order to be awarded Fellowship status, Dr. Leonard has completed 100 hours of continuing education in implant dentistry and successfully submitted 20 cases for review.  As a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Dr. Leonard has demonstrated his commitment to attaining the knowledge and technical skill necessary to provide his patients with the most innovative and effective implant services in dental medicine.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Leonard currently lives in Jacksonville 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.