Robert J. Evelyn, DMD
Dr. Evelyn was born and raised in Miami, Florida where he always knew he wanted to dedicate his life to serving people. Dentistry is something Dr. Evelyn aspired to do from a young age.
Dr. Evelyn received his Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Florida International University. From there, he graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry where he received accolades including the Dennis-Foerster Award for outstanding patient care, willingness to help others and eagerness to learn. Because of his motivation for continual learning, upon graduating from dental school, Dr. Evelyn applied and was accepted into a General Practice Residency at NYU Lutheran Medical Hospital Center in Brooklyn, New York. He received extensive training in restorative dentistry, implant dentistry, oral surgery and endodontics. This experience provided him with the opportunity to serve a diverse patient population with unique and extensive needs.
From there, Dr. Evelyn returned to his home state of Florida where he has been practicing dentistry. Dr. Evelyn is a lifelong learner and strives to deliver the most advanced dental care possible to his patients. Dr. Evelyn does this by attending numerous continuing education courses, dental conventions throughout the United States and his local dental chapter meetings.
Dr. Evelyn is currently an active member of the following organizations: American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the Central Florida District Dental Association.
Dr. Evelyn is thrilled to be practicing in the Ocala area where he lives with his wife, Toni and their dog Darla. In his free time, he enjoys playing guitar, cheering on the Gators and serving at his local church.