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About Us

A visit to the dental office can be enjoyable for adults and kids alike. At Blue Sky Dental Group, we have created an environment that puts you at ease. Enjoy your surroundings and relax while we provide excellent dental care for your optimum oral health. Our staff is sincere about delivering quality care so each patient has a comfortable and enjoyable dental experience.

 Experience the best that dentistry has to offer in a clean and safe environment where you can feel relaxed.

Blue Sky Dental Group

The Doctors

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Dr. Jonas Ashbaugh, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Jonas Ashbaugh earned his dental degree from the Ohio State University, after earning his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida. He maintains professional memberships in the American Dental Association, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, and the Southern Jacksonville Dental Society. Dr. Ashbaugh has also been awarded the Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Ashbaugh takes numerous postgraduate education courses each year and has received extensive training in sedation, occlusion (your bite) and esthetic dentistry, allowing him to incorporate these treatments into his practice so he has a multitude of methods for solving complex dental problems. Most recently, Dr. Ashbaugh has completed a nine month comprehensive dental implant program through the Las Vegas Implant Maxicourse.

In addition to private practice, Dr. Ashbaugh is an instructor for Smart CE online instructional series for Dental Assistants, Dental Hygienists, and Dentist nationwide. He is also a co-host for a popular dental podcast, Shared Practices, in which he shares his expertise in best practices for running a successful dental office.

Dr. Ashbaugh is an active participant in the community. He and his wife, Dr. Stevens, live in the area with their two children, Benjamin and Jonathan. In his spare time, he enjoys in-shore and off-shore fishing, wakeboarding, golfing and catching a football game.

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Dr. Kathleen Stevens

Dr. Kathleen Stevens earned her dental degree from The Ohio State University School of Dentistry, after earning her bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida. She holds professional memberships in the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association and Northeast District Dental Association.

Throughout her career Dr. Stevens has always strived to further her skills. She has completed several post graduate education courses and has received extensive training in dental implants, cosmetic dentistry and facial esthetics. Her commitment in continued education has allowed her to provide a wide array of services to her patients while delivering the highest quality of dental care.

Dr. Stevens and her family enjoy participating in the activities this great city of Jacksonville has to offer. Whether it be a day on the beach or an afternoon football game (go Jaguars!) you can always find her out enjoying time with friends and family.

LANGUAGE SPOKEN: English, Spanish

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Dr. Carolina Garcia

Dr. Carolina Garcia, D.M.D, brings with her a beautiful smile and a compassionate attitude towards patient treatment. Dr. Garcia is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Dentistry and previously completed her Undergraduate degree in Biological Science at Florida State University. 

She has a heart for the community and currently lives in the surrounding area with her husband. She’s an excellent communicator and goes above and beyond to explain treatment options without pressure.

LANGUAGE SPOKEN: English, Spanish

Orthodontist

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Dr. Annette Lorenzo, D.D.S, C.A.G.S

Dr. Annette Lorenzo is a specialty trained Orthodontist that brings years of experience in treating patients with orthodontics. He is able to provide clear aligners, traditional bracket/ wires and even incognito or lingual braces! 

She started her career as General Dentist, and worked for 17 years as GP before going back to school for her specialty training as Orthodontist.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:
2016 – 2020 Teaching Orthodontic Expanded Functions/Practice Management Modules for RDAS & Ix coordinators, Jacksonville, Fl

2008 2009 Training Foreign Dentists, The NBDHE & Licensing
Requirements, Miami, Fl.

2002 , 2004 Teaching Assistant: Periodontics & General
Dentistry. University of Camaguey, Cuba

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
2015 – Principal investigator. Knowledge and Preparedness about L4edical Emergencies in A Large Orthodontic Practice. Jacksonville University School of Orthodontics.


2011 – Co-investigator, Evaluation of Primary Stability of Dental Implants Placed at Different Angulations in Type lll Bone, EIOH. (Presented at the Euro perio 7 Conference of the European Federation of
Periodontology. Vienna, Austria 20’12).


2011 – Co-investigator, Surgical Experience and Stability of Angulated lmplants Placed in Different Bone
Qualities. EIOH, Rochester, NY.


2000 – Co-investigator, The Hydroxyapatite in the Treatment of Maxillary Cysts. University of Camaguey
School of Medicine & Dentistry, Cuba.


PUBLICATIONS
2012 – Evaluation of Primary Stability of Implants Placed at Different Angulations in Type lll Bone
Europerio 7 Conference of the European Federation of Periodontology, Viena, Austria 2012


2001 – The Hydroxyapatite in the Treatment of Maxillary Cysts. University of Camaguey School of Medicine & Dentistry, Revista CENIC, Ciencias Biologicas, ISSN: 0253-5688


ORTHODONTIC TECHNIQUES:
Invisalign. Suresmile, lncognito Certified. Temporary Anchorage Devices (IADS) Certification,
Pre-adjusted Edgewise (trained in both 22&18 slot, MBT and Roth prescriptions), Self-Ligating Edgewise: Innovation R, Damon. 3D imaging and Advanced Digital Scan Technology BOTOX & Dermal
Fillers as an Adjunctive Therapy in Dentistry & Orthodontics.

AFFILIATIONS: American Association of Orthodontics (AAO), Southern Association of Orthodontists (SAO), American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE), American Dental Association (ADA), Florida Dental Association (FDA), Jacksonville Dental Association (JDA)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN: English, Spanish

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