Dr. Benton has lived and practiced orthodontics in Calhoun County since 1985.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Louisiana State University and continued at LSU’s School of Dentistry, where he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree and Certificate in Orthodontics.
Dr. Benton is board-certified and was the first orthodontist in Calhoun County to become a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics. He was also the first to bring the innovative Damon Braces System to Calhoun County.
Dr. Benton is married to his wife of 38 years, Judy Benton. They enjoy spending time with their children and their families: Barry, Brittain (Brooklynn and Olivia), Andrew and CJ, and Greg and Alina.
Dr. Benton enjoys fishing around the world in such places as Alaska, Russia, the Amazon River, the Bahamas, Venezuela, Argentina, and in lakes throughout Alabama.