Dr. Adam W. Benham was born in Houston and raised in El Paso, Texas. He received his collegiate education at The University of Texas at El Paso, where he graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.
After college, Dr. Benham attended Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas for his dental school education. One of his greatest achievements was receiving the Valedictorian Award in 2005. He also earned the Alpha Omega Scholastic Award and the Academy of Dental Materials Award of Excellence. He was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental honor Society in 2004.
In 2007, Dr. Benham completed a two-and-a-half-year orthodontic residency from Baylor, where he graduated as the top of his class as a specialist in orthodontics.