Dr. Henderson was born and raised in Oil City, PA. He graduated from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980. His internship was spent at Tripler Army Medical Center, followed by a family practice residency at Womack Army Community Hospital, Ft. Bragg, NC.
In 1983 he migrated to the Columbus/Ft. Benning area for his sports medicine fellowship with the Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic. During his tenure with Hughston Clinic, Dr. Henderson deployed overseas in support of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
In 2004 Dr. Henderson established his private family practice, and is licensed in both Georgia and Alabama. He has served the Columbus area as a primary care physician for over 30 years.