Meet Dr. Benson

Dr. Henry Benson

Henry B. Benson Jr., D.D.S.

Dr. Henry Benson has been in private practice since 1978. He is a native Atlantan. After completing two years of his undergraduate degree at Auburn University he transferred to Emory University to finish his Bachelor of Science degree in biology. Dr. Benson obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Emory University Dental School in 1978. He maintains an academic appointment at the College of Dental Medicine, Georgia Regents University, as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral Rehabilitation and is very active in the District and State Dental Associations. He is past President of the Northern District Dental Society.

Dr. Benson is committed to helping his patients maintain their oral health and restoring their beautiful smile. Dr. Benson is dedicated to serving the community, whether in office or through community involvement.

Dr. Benson is very active at his church, The Cathedral of St. Philip, previously serving on the Chapter (governing board) and presently serving on the usher team, finance team, and outreach committee. He has assisted in the building of 18 Habitat for Humanity homes through the Cathedral.

Dr. Benson has two sons, Matthew and Christopher. Matthew is a general dentist practicing in Cape Coral, FL. Christopher passed away in 2005 but lives on in many wonderful memories. Dr. Benson lives with his best friend and wife, Lesley, and cats Sophie, Max, Remy and last but not least, Coco. Lesley is also actively involved in the management of Benson Dental Group. In his spare time Dr. Benson enjoys traveling, cooking, attempting to re-establish his mediocre golf game, and especially trying to spend as much time as possible with Matthew’s family that includes two wonderful grandsons.

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Patient Appreciation Program

We appreciate all of our patients. If we do not tell you so, then please know that we do. Do not hesitate to ask us any questions you may have, we are here to answer all of your questions. We also appreciate the referral of family, friends, and co-workers. For the confidence you show in us by referring us a patient we have developed an appreciation program. This is outlined below:

At the end of each quarter, we will have a drawing for a $100.00 visa gift card. For each family member, friend, or co-worker you refer, we will enter your name in the appreciation drawing. The more your name gets entered, the more chances you have to win. The rules are listed below.

  • 1
    Limited to a maximum of 4 immediate family members (spouse and children).
  • 2
    Name will be entered after the referred patient’s initial comprehensive exam, prophy, and x-rays are completed.
  • 3
    Patient referring has to have an account in good standing.
  • 4
    After the winner has been contacted, we will give you 2 weeks to pick up your visa gift card, or we will draw another name.
  • 5
    We would like to post the winner to our Facebook page with your first name. (Last names not used)
If you have any questions, please ask one of our staff members.

Benson Dental Group