Benjamin W. Johnson, DDS

Dr. Johnson is a graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry. He completed his surgical specialty training at San Antonio Military Medical Center through the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency.

Before starting at ArkLaTex Dr. Johnson served in in the United States Air Force and practiced oral and maxillofacial surgery while stationed at Barksdale AFB.  During this time, he served on the faculty for the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency program.

Dr. Johnson enjoys performing routine oral surgery procedures to include wisdom teeth, extractions, and dental implants. He also routinely provides outpatient sedation/anesthesia, corrective jaw surgery, and bone grafting.

Dr Johnson is a member of multiple professional organizations including the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology,  American Dental Association and Louisiana Dental Association.

He is Board Certified by both the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery ( and the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology ( When not in the office Dr. Johnson enjoys spending time with his family, exercising, golfing, and the outdoors.