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New Dentist at Childress Dental Center

New Dentist at Childress Dental Center

Dr. Benjamin Higgins is a native of LaGrange, Georgia. He graduated with a Business Degree from North Georgia College and State University in 2008. While in college, Dr. Higgins began building custom cabinetry and started a small cabinet company. After college, Dr. Higgins returned to LaGrange where he worked as an Operations Manager at Duquette Cabinetry and Millwork. Deciding to alter his career, Dr. Higgins began focusing on the practice of dentistry. After completing two years of pre-requisite study, he attended the University of New England College of Dental Medicine in Portland, ME where he graduated in 2017. During dental school, Dr. Higgins was awarded membership into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honorary dental society and was chosen by faculty and administration to receive the UNE Clinical Excellence Award. Dr. Higgins is an active member of the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Higgins is married to the former Amanda Cate and they have two daughters, Elsie and Olive.