A resident of sunny Arizona, Dr. Jessica Brereton Peterkin is the proud owner of Breton Family Dental, comprehensively serving multi-generational families in Midtown Phoenix. Dr. Peterkin is an inaugural class graduate of Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois where she obtained a Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Her resume also boasts a Masters in Biomedical Sciences (Midwestern University) and a B.S. Chemistry with honors from her HBCU Alma Mater, “The Great” Bethune-Cookman University of Daytona Beach, Florida. She has been practicing dentistry for over 8 years in various dental settings including public health, pediatric, Indian Health, geriatric, and mobile.
When not practicing dentistry and educating her beloved patients, Dr. Peterkin can be found serving as a director of the board in the Central Arizona Dental Society and advocating for the under-served and underrepresented populations in the Phoenix Metro area as a member of the Arizona State Medicaid Advisory Committee.
Dr. Peterkin is a multi-faceted woman with many interests that afford her an opportunity to connect with diverse populations as she simultaneously serves as a mentor to aspiring dental professionals, co-author, orator, and founder of 501(c)(3) Ministry of Dentistry, Inc.
She is a proud wife to her college sweetheart husband, Tavious, and mother to their son Breton & pup Reeses. Together, they enjoy the great outdoors, travel, and performing arts.