Meet Dr. James H. Colson II

Cosmetic Dentist in Raleigh

Dr. James Colson, Dentist in Raleigh NC

Dr. James H. Colson, II is dedicated to creating beautiful smiles by employing the most advanced dental healthcare available. With continuous education, he uses the most progressive technology to apply new and innovative techniques to make your experience at Colson Dental Group as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. He attends several meetings and participates in several hands- on courses each year to stay on the cutting edge.

Dr. Colson is a Raleigh native, attending Ravenscroft School. He graduated from Lehigh University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Industrial Engineering. Dr. Colson then obtained his Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, where he received the R. F. Sommer award for Endodontics (Root Canals).

He then obtained two years of advanced training at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University at Harlem Hospital where he was the Chief resident in his final year, supervising and training eleven other residents.

Continuing his education, Dr. Colson completed a year- long Surgical Implant Placement program with the Misch International Implant Institute in affiliation with Temple University. Dr. Colson has exceeded his requirements for continuing education by ten-fold. Dr. Colson maintains memberships in many dental organizations.

Dr. Colson II is an avid sports fan. In his spare time, Dr. Colson enjoys watching his favorite teams, working out at the gym, playing golf, and traveling.


  • The American Dental Association
  • The National Dental Association
  • The Academy of General Dentistry
  • The North Carolina Dental Association
  • Fellow of the International College of Oral Implantologists

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Call us: (919) 231-6053