Meet a Dentist With a Diverse Skill Set

Dr. Benjamin Bacon is a Texas native who relocated to North Carolina following his Air Force military service. He most recently served as the sole sedation specialist in Central California.

Dr. Bacon brings to the Relax Dental team unique experiences and strong knowledge in multiple fields of dentistry. His expansive dental background includes general, endodontic, surgical, cosmetic, sleep, and restorative dentistry, as well as experience in Invisalign. He takes great pride in his patient education and communication and is excited to bring that quality of care to North Carolina to help his patients feel at ease, enjoy confidence, and have a healthy smile.

Dr. Bacon graduated from Texas A&M University, magna cum laude, with a B.S. in biomedical sciences. Afterward, he attended New York University College of Dentistry, graduating as Valedictorian. Upon receiving his DDS degree, Dr. Bacon furthered his dental education by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency while in the Air Force at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida.

Dr. Bacon has received the following awards and honors:

  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society
  • Dr. Edward G. Kaufman Award for Academic Excellence
  • Dr. William S. Kramer Award for Academic Excellence
  • New York State Association of Endodontics Award
  • American College of Dentists Outstanding Student Leader Award
  • Air Force Academy Distinguished Graduate

Away from work, Dr. Bacon loves spending time with his family and enjoys swimming, tennis, golfing, cooking, and cheering for his Aggie football team. He currently resides in Greensboro with his wife and three children.