Jenny O. Hawkins, DDS

Dr. Hawkins was born and raised in St. Mary’s County and is a graduate of St. Mary’s Ryken High School. She achieved her bachelor’s degree from Towson University and obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland Dental School.

Dr. Jenny Hawkins is married to Michael Hawkins, and they have three children, Reagan, Jace (JJ), and Bryce. They live in the Lexington Park area, where they enjoy spending time outdoors with their family and friends.

Dr. Hawkins has a heart to serve others, believes in treating her patients with compassion and respect, and is dedicated to providing dental care that promotes optimal oral health and a healthy smile.
 
 

Meet Our Team

At Pax Dental, our team works hard to provide you with friendly, professional dental care. Each team member is trained and qualified in their field to give you the care that you deserve. We invite you to contact our office today to learn more about us and to set up your next visit with our skilled dentist in Lexington Park, Maryland. We are eager to get to know you!

Ashley Dental Hygienist
Ashley, Dental Hygienist
Ashley earned her dental hygiene degree from Allegany College of Maryland and joined the Pax Dental team in 2011. As a native of St. Mary’s County, Ashley is excited to have the opportunity to provide quality dental care to her community. She brings a positive attitude to the team, and you will always see her smiling.

 

Carol Dental Hygienist
Carol, Dental Hygienist
Carol is originally from South Jersey and the Central PA area. She obtained her BSDH from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, in 1983. She has had the pleasure of working in a wide variety of settings that have provided her with a well-rounded perspective on dental hygiene. Carol’s family moved to southern Maryland in 1997, and she has been working with general dentists ever since. Her biggest compliment is when patients tell her she is both gentle and thorough.

 

Jen Dental Assistant
Jen, Dental Assistant
Jen is a DANB (Dental Assisting National Board) Certified Dental Assistant and has been with the practice since 2001. She studied dental assisting at Kaskaskia College in Central Illinois, graduating in 1999. Jen enjoys her job and aims to make all our patients comfortable while providing quality dental care.

 

Rowena Dental Assistant
Rowena, Dental Assistant
Rowena has been in Southern Maryland since 2003. She graduated in 1989 from St. Michael’s of Laguna, Philippines. She is also a 2006 graduate of CSM’s dental assisting program. She is happily married to Larry and has two sons. Her pride and joy is her dog, Chloe. When Row is not at work she enjoys photography, fishing, and gardening. Row has a passion for dentistry. She brings her experience from years of dental assisting in multiple specialties to the practice and looks forward to sharing those skills and knowledge with our patients.

 

Amber Portrait
Amber, Patient Care / Treatment Coordinator
Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Amber moved to Maryland in 1997. She became part of Pax Dental in early 2014, but has been in the dental field for several years prior to joining our team. She loves working with a dental team who is personable with their patients and who gives them the best care possible. Amber was recently married, and she also enjoys the relationships she has with all of those who work at Pax Dental. Amber considers it a blessing to work with a group of people who strive to provide excellent patient care in a professional, comfortable, and fun environment.

 

Veronica Patient Care
Veronica, Patient Care Coordinator
Veronica is a native to Calvert County, MD who enjoys Redskins football and large family gatherings. Her favorite thing to do is vacation in the Outer Banks of North Carolina with her husband and 3 children. She joined our team in January 2018 as Patient Care Coordinator. Veronica comes to us with a background in the medical field. Veronica is excited to begin a new career in the dental field. She enjoys working with a family-oriented office that provides genuine concern and care to each and every patient. Veronica looks forward to greeting you with a friendly hello and a smile upon entering our doors.

 

Kelly Practice Admin
Kelly, Practice Administrator
Kelly spent most of her life in California until she and her family relocated to southern Maryland in 2005. She has spent over 20 years working in the front office, insurance, and billing aspects of both medical and dental offices. She is a graduate of Rick’s College (BYU-Idaho). Without question, Kelly’s passion is people. Kelly has been with Pax Dental since 2009, and she loves that every day is different. She also appreciates the opportunity to work with great talent and to help patients feel comfortable about their experience in our office.