Dr. Benjamin T Po, Jr. graduated from Texas A&M University and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 1985. He practiced as a general dentist in Houston until 1991, and then in the United States Navy for 6 years as a military officer and general dentist to the armed forces. He then went on to receive his Post-Doctoral Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry after completing a two-year residency at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1999. He returned to the Houston area and worked as an associate with various pediatric dentists before opening his Katy practice in March 2005. Having 20 years of extensive training and experience has made Dr. Po extremely proficient and knowledgeable in his specialty. He is also fluent in Spanish.
Dr. Po is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a member of the Katy Chamber of Commerce and Rotary International- Katy.
Dr. Po also continues to work for the Public Health Service, providing much needed pediatric dental care for the American Indian Health Service in Arizona. His willingness to travel to remote regions where there are no pediatric dentists has made him a vital team member in the dental care and treatment of native American children.
Dr. Po also provides community service and education locally by offering dental health presentations for preschoolers and their caretakers, as well as school age children and school nurses.
Dr. Po and his wife Taina reside in Fulshear with their children Kaitlyn and Ben III. His hobbies include Karate and hunting.