Samuel S. Henry, DDS
Dr. Samuel S. Henry graduated from Seguin High School in 1972 and then attended Texas Lutheran University. He graduated Cum laude from TLU in 1976 with a BS in Biology. He then entered dental school at UTHSCSA and graduated with his DDS in 1980.
Dr. Henry began his practice in Seguin, Texas, in 1980 as a family dentist, and thanks to his many loyal patients and top notch dental team, has enjoyed steady growth from the beginning. Cosmetic dentistry is now a large part of the dental practice, but Dr. Henry is still the family dentist for many people in Seguin.
With growth came the need for more space and new technology, so a spacious new office equipped with state-of-the-art equipment was built and operates as Tier One Dental in June of 2009. Now a full range of cosmetic dentistry is available, along with the traditional services of a family dentist in Seguin.
Dr. Henry is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and the River District Dental Society. He is also a member of the Seguin & Guadalupe County Chamber of Commerce and the Seguin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
Sam is a past president of the River District Dental Society and served as its editor for many years.
Dr. Henry also had an article on computer technology in the dental office published by “Dentistry Today,” a leading nationwide dental news magazine.
In January 2008, Sam had the honor of being selected a “Top Dentist” for the Austin area by Austin Monthly magazine.
In 2011, Sam had the honor of being one of twenty one dentists in the state of Texas, to be nominated for the Texas Academy of General Dentistry “Dentist of the Year Award”. This award is considered the most prestigious honor a Texas dentist can earn.
Dr. Henry is very interested in new technologies such as digital photography, digital radiography, and computer technology. He especially enjoys cosmetic and restorative dentistry such as ceramic crowns, veneers, bleaching, bridges, composite bonding, and implant restorations.
In his free time, Sam enjoys saltwater fishing, hunting, photography, cooking, and gardening.
Brett McCown, DDS
Dr. Brett McCown, DDS, spent his youth in Victoria, Texas, and is a graduate of St. Joseph’s High School. In 1998 he graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas Lutheran University with degrees in Biology and Spanish. Following a brief career in the biomedical field, he returned to school to pursue dentistry and earned his DDS degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center Dental School in 2007.
From 2007 -2010 Dr. McCown practiced dentistry with Columbia VCH in Wenatchee, Washington. Dr. McCown later joined Tier One Dental in December of 2010. He speaks fluent Spanish and enjoys the challenges of endodontics (root canal therapy), pediatric dentistry, and oral surgery. Dr. McCown enjoys travelling, hunting, fishing, fitness and outdoor activities.
Jacob Johnson, DDS
Dr. Jacob Johnson, DDS is a recent graduate of the University of Texas Dental School in Houston and is looking forward to beginning his dental career in Seguin as the newest member of the Tier One Dental team. The addition of Dr. Johnson has allowed for flexible scheduling for both new and existing patients. Dr Johnson is available Monday through Thursday as well as Friday mornings.
Dr. Johnson is married and has 2 small children. He grew up just outside of Houston where he developed a love of sports and the outdoors. He enjoys meeting new people and is ready to join and serve the community of Seguin.