Leia Nicole Jackson

Dentist


Personal Biography

Dr. Jackson enjoys cooking, baking and experimenting in the kitchen. She also likes hiking, lifting weights, kickboxing and leading an active lifestyle. She is passionate about traveling, with some of her recent trips including San Francisco, Mexico and the Bahamas. She values family time and training her French bulldog, Bubba. She is always excited to get involved in the community and give back in any way.

DDS

University of Colorado – Denver School of Dental Medicine; Aurora, CO

BS

Kinesiology and Health, Iowa State University; Ames, IA

Quotes

“My goal is to provide a positive dental experience. I want all patients to be greeted with a smile and to leave the office smiling. My energy and attention will be put into providing the best oral health care and creating a dental home for each and every patient.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Jackson’s favorite books are any cookbooks. Her favorite TV shows are Jeopardy, Law and Order, Chopped and Face Off. Her favorite sports are gymnastics and track and field.

Professional Association

American Dental Association, Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity, American Association of Women Dentists

Volunteer Experience

YMCA volunteer (2009-2011), Mary Greely Medical Center volunteer (2008-2009), national Jewish soup kitchen volunteer (2010), children’s summer camp volunteer (2009), elementary school oral health info night volunteer (2010)

Awards

George Washington Carver Scholarship, Winifred Tilden High Scholar Award, Scholar Athlete Award, Dr. Prentice Gautt Postgraduate Scholarship, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Award, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Horace Wells Senior Student Award, American Equilibration Society Award, Dr. Kenneth Grove/Memorial of the Dental Foundation of Colorado Award

Achievements

Graduated summa cum laude from Iowa State University, dean’s list for four years at Iowa State University