Since Dr. James Henson’s undergraduate years, he has always excelled in his work and strives to be Brazoria County’s premier orthodontist. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Sam Houston State University and then went on to receive a Doctorate degree in dentistry from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston in 1985. After his graduation, Dr. Henson went into private practice in general dentistry. During that time, he also joined the part-time faculty at the University of Texas at Houston and taught on various dental topics. After three years in general dentistry, Dr. Henson returned to a post-graduate orthodontic residency at the University of Texas. Dr. Henson graduated with his specialized orthodontist degree in 1990, whereupon he joined a private orthodontic practice in Lake Jackson, Texas.