A graduate of Baylor University College of Dentistry, Dr. Watson practiced general dentistry in the Dallas area for over 23 years. Prior to selling his dental practice, he enhanced his business knowledge with courses in accounting and business planning at Southern Methodist University. Dr. Terry Watson founded Watson & Associates, Inc. in 1992.
Dr. Watson remains an active member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, and Dallas County Dental Society and has served on numerous boards including those of ADA Financial Services, TDA Board of Directors, and TDA Financial Services. He is a Past President of the Dallas County Dental Society. In addition to his consulting work, Dr. Terry Watson is a frequent lecturer at dental conferences and national seminars, speaking on practice transition and retirement planning. He has published articles in TDA Journal, Dental Economics and Dallas Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Watson has given back to the community by serving as a Board member of the Dallas Trees and Parks Foundation and the Trinity River Mission. As President and Board Member of the Dallas Dental Health Programs, he guided and contributed to the organization’s continued influence on health care in North Texas.
Dr. Terry Watson and his wife, Carolyn are active members of Lovers Lane United Methodist Church. Dr. Watson has been engaged in all levels of service at the church from teaching youth Sunday school to serving as President of the Church’s Foundation. As a father he was involved with his sons in Indian Guides, Scouts and Sports where he served as a Nation Chief, Cub Scout Pack Master and Coach. Now Dr. Watson has the opportunity to be part of his sons’ families and to enjoy his grandchildren.
Even with this busy schedule, the Watsons enjoy getting away to their lake home and spending time in their boat. Dr. Watson enjoys fishing in the company of a good friend. Dr. Watson is a respected father, husband, dentist, consultant and community leader who always makes time to serve and give to others.