Dr. James Herrington
Dr. James B. Herrington
Dr. Jim Herrington grew up in Palestine, Texas, and graduated from Palestine High School in 1979. From there he went on to College Station and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from Texas A&M University. In 1986, he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas.
During all stages of his education, Dr. Herrington was awarded numerous academic awards and named to many honorary societies. While attending dental school, he was honored to be chosen to participate in a preceptorship in cosmetic dentistry. Through this advanced training, he has developed a keen eye for aesthetics and smile design. He and his staff spend significant time every year attending continuing education seminars to be sure they stay in step with all the latest technologies and provide the highest quality of treatment to their patients.
Dr. Herrington has a long history of being involved in organized Dentistry. He is an active member of Baylor College of Dentistry Alumni, the American Dental Association, the East Texas Dental Association and the Texas Dental Association.
Dr. Herrington married Dr. Carol Herrington in 1988. They have been blessed with a wonderful son, Brent, who is an endodontist at Tyler Endodontics.