Meet The Doctor

Dr. Edmond Henken DDS, MS

Dr. Edmond Henken DDS, MS

Dr. Edmond Henken is a born and raised native of California. He attended Loma Linda University, for undergraduate studies, graduating with a Bachelor of Science, and continued on to Loma Linda School of Dentistry graduating with his Doctor of Dental Science. He was accepted into Loma Linda University’s Orthodontic program and finished with a Master’s Degree in Orthodontics. His research for his Master’s Degree was with growth and development. He also used his degree in Ultrasonography to help study Micrognathia. Dr. Henken published his work of Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Oromandibular Limb Hypogeneses Syndrome Type 1A Congenital Hypoglassia with Micrognathia. He continues to study and research growth and development and has established a Dr. Henken is a member of Excellence in Orthodontics and sits on the Advisory Board of JADE. He is happily married to Tamra Taylor-Henken DDS, and has five children. In his free time, Dr. Henken and his family, enjoy skiing, sailing, and surfing together.

Dr. Edmond H. Henken received his Doctorate Degree in Dentistry from the Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. After practicing general dentistry for two years, he returned to Loma Linda University School of Dentistry to obtain a Masters Degree allowing him to specialize in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. Having studied anatomy under his father, Herbert W. Henken, M.D., Dr. Henken, in his Master’s thesis, used magnetic resonance imaging to map the orofacial muscles. Training at Loma Linda University School of Orthodontics under the philosophy of Robert Ricketts has provided Dr. Henken with skills which focus on growth and development, allowing him not only to align the teeth, but to develop balanced facial features and a “winning smile”.


  • Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Bachelor of Science
  • Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Doctorate Degree in Dentistry
  • Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Masters Degree in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

Dr. Henken and his team are so amazing and really care about their patients! I always feel comfortable coming in and everyone here is so friendly and welcoming. I’m so grateful for Henken Orthodontics and couldn’t thank them enough for the work they have done to correct my bite and it has been an amazing process and experience!

Justine Ruiz 04-15-2014