Dr. Carter Perkins
Dr. Perkins graduated from the University of Florida with his undergraduate degree in 1982. He then entered the University of Florida College of Dentistry from which he graduated in 1986. Dr. Perkins has been a resident of Marion County for over 20 years. He and his wife Cindy have four children, Chelsea, Chad, Jake, and Sarah. Chelsea and Chad are attending college and Jake and Sarah are enrolled at Grace School in Ocala.
Dr. Perkins is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, and the Central District Dental Association. He has also been a member of the Academy of General Dentistry for almost twenty years and has been a member of the Academy of Sports Dentistry and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He has also served on the faculty of the University of Florida College of Dentistry.
Dr. Perkins has been very active in the community. He was a member of the Rotary Club of Belleview for almost 20 years, serving as president one year. He has been involved with both the Marion County and Belleview Chambers of Commerce. He has served on numerous boards including that of Hospice Foundation, YMCA, Central Florida Community College Foundation. He has been a business partner with both Belleview Elementary School and Belleview High School. He is a member of Christ the King Church.
Dr. Perkins enjoys spending time with his family and the outdoors. He is an avid reader and sports fan. He enjoys racing, golf, tennis, fishing, and all Gator sports. His children lead very active lives in which Dr. Perkins stays very involved. His 17-year-old son Jake is a rising star in the racing world and currently races Super Late Model cars around the Southeast. On any given weekend Dr. Perkins can be found spending time with Sarah, or at the race track making adjustments to the car and keeping track of lap times.