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Dr. James Jensen, DDS is a dentist who practices in Plano, TX. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Jensen "Dr. James Dean Jensen attended Augustana College in Rock Island, IL, for his Bachelor of Science in physics. He completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Iowa in 1984. Then Dr. Jensen returned to his home state of Texas and attended Baylor College of Dentistry for his orthodontic residency and Master of Science. He decided to stay in the area and start his practice in Plano. Now, more than 30 years later, he is starting to see the children of patients he saw when his practice began. Over the years, Dr. Jensen’s philosophy has remained consistent: provide the highest quality of care attainable and do it in a way that is fun for everyone. He was recently rewarded when a young patient exclaimed, “This is the happiest place on earth!” Dr. Jensen has assembled a talented orthodontic team that allows him to deliver the most up-to-date treatment by the most comfortable means possible. He is always looking for ways to improve and attends more than 60 hours of continuing education every year. HONORS AND AWARDS Delta Sigma Delta Award Baylor Orthodontic Department Distinguished Alumni Award Cliff Wood Award C.T. Rowland Award A.P. Westphal Award, three-time recipient Fred Schudy Award, eight-time recipient D Magazine’s “Best Orthodontists in Dallas” Plano Star Telegram’s “Readers’ Choice Award” for Best Orthodontist in Collin County “People’s Choice Awards” as the Best Orthodontist in Collin County PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Diplomate, American Board of Orthodontics Fellow, American College of Dentists Fellow, International College of Dentists Greater Plano Dental Society Greater Dallas Orthodontic Society Texas Association of Orthodontists Baylor Orthodontic Alumni Association Texas Orthodontic Study Group Southwest Society of Orthodontists AAO Council on Orthodontic Health Care Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Pi Sigma, and Omicron Delta Kappa honor societies COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT Dr. Jensen believes in giving back to his community and his profession. He finds joy both in writing scientific articles for journals and in his opportunities to teach to area dental study groups at Baylor as well as the prestigious Pankey Institute in Miami. In addition, he is also active in his community through non-dental related activities, including: Athletes in Action Board, 1990 – present Fellowship of Christian Athletes Golf Committee, 1998 – 2006 Plano YMCA Board of Directors, 2000 – 2006 CITY House Board of Directors, 1990 – 1995 Stonebriar Community Church OUTSIDE THE OFFICE Dr. Jensen and his wife Diane are kept very busy with two little boys, Elijah and Tyler, and four beautiful Golden Retrievers. In his free time, Dr. Jensen enjoys running, golfing, fishing, and traveling."
This content was provided by Dr. Jensen "At our orthodontic practice, we work hard to treat our patients the same way we would like to be treated: with respect, professionalism, and sensitivity toward your needs. We understand the expectations of the patients and families we serve, and we do everything we can to make sure that each patient has an exceptional experience at our practice. http://www.jensensmiles.com/"
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Gaps Between Teeth
Grinding of Teeth
Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
Protruding Front Teeth
Clear Dental Braces
Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
Fixed Orthodontic Correction
Invisible Dental Braces
Metal Dental Braces
Non-Surgical Bite Correction
Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
Spacers for Braces
Springs for Braces
0 Malpractice Claims
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
University of Iowa / College of Dentistry
Medical School | Graduated 1984
Baylor College of Dentistry
Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
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