Practicing dentistry for over 35 years, Dr. Dan Henry is a professional leader and teacher who sees his expertise as a gift to be used not only as a means to generate income but to also teach and serve the poor in his local community and beyond the national borders.
Dan and his wife (of 40+ years), Melinda, have two children and one granddaughter.
Milestones and Awards
Private practice Pensacola 1978-present
US Air Force Dental Core 1975-1978
Graduate of The Baltimore College of Dental Surgery University of Maryland School of Dentistry, class of 1975.
Florida State Graduate School in Molecular Genetics 1970-1972 left to go to dental school in Baltimore.
Florida State University class of 1970 BS biology
Past President The Florida Dental Association
Past President The North West District Dental Association
Past President The Escambia Santa Rose Dental Association
Past President The Florida Academy of Dental Practice Administration
President The American Academy of Gold Foil Operators
Has led 31 dental mission trips to Costa Rica, Panama, and Peru
Has produced 15 local dental mission clinics in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties in Florida
Congressional Record 111th Congress of the US for contributions to the field of Dentistry
Clinician of the Year 2009, The American Academy of Gold Foil Operators
FDA Certificate of Merit 2002
Volunteer of the Year United Methodist Children’s Home 1999
Humanitarian Award The Florida Dental Health Foundation 1997
Dentist of the year Escambia Santa Rose 1993
American Dental Association
Florida Dental Aassociation, NW District Dental Association
Escambia Santa Rosa Dental Association
The American Academy of Gold Foil Operators
The Florida Academy of Dental Practice Administration
Fellow, Pierre Fauchard Society
Fellow, The American College of Dentists
Fellow, The International College of Dentists
Fellow The Academy of Operative Dentistry