Achieving Your Best Smile

Putting you at ease while providing high quality dental care.

Preventative Care

General dentistry, also known as preventive dentistry, involves regular dental check-ups, cleanings, and oral hygiene practices such as brushing and flossing to help maintain good oral health and prevent dental problems such as cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss. It is important to prioritize preventative dental care as it can help detect and address dental issues early on before they worsen and require more extensive and costly treatments. Explore each option more, using the links below.

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Restorative Dentistry

Keeping your mouth healthy and functional is important to maintaining a beautiful smile that is in the best optimal shape. Restorative dentistry focuses on restoring the function and appearance of teeth that have been damaged, decayed, or lost due to injury, disease, or other reasons. Restorative procedures can include crowns and bridges, dental implants, and dentures, among others, and are designed to improve the health, function, and aesthetics of a patient's teeth and overall oral health.

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Cosmetic Dentistry

If you are suffering from crooked teeth, misshapen teeth, misaligned teeth, excessive gaps, crowding or noticeable discoloration, cosmetic dentistry treatments can help. These procedures are specifically designed to improve your smile so you can confidently show your teeth to others. From teeth whitening to dental veneers to color restorations, you can count on our team to take great care of you every step of the way.

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Special Services

While we pride ourselves on being experts on almost any type of dentistry our patients need, we have become known in the local community for a few dental areas, including emergency dentistry, dental crowns and bridges, dental implants, root canal treatment, and senior dental care. Learn more about our dental specialties below.

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You Make Us Great. Period.

The truth of the matter is that any dental clinic is only as good as the staff that works there. Yes, we pride ourselves on offering an experience that keeps you feeling calm throughout, but if the care that you receive isn’t up to par, it can ruin the whole thing. The good news is that Dr. Andy Pernell takes his work seriously, ensuring that your visit is a positive one. Between the amenities we mentioned above and the great care you’ll get while you’re here, we think you’ll have found your new home for quality dental work.

Oral Health Tips For Your Best Smile. From Us to You.

When it comes to the best way to care for your teeth, there are many different answers to a whole lot of questions. We want to be your trusted source for not only professional, affordable dental care but for all of your oral health questions.

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Are Dental X-Rays Safe?

Having x-rays taken of your teeth is considered routine in many dental offices. However, many people are worried about the use of radiation to get these images. Join us as we dive into the safety of dental x-rays.

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Summit Family Dentistry

275 North Highway 16 Suite 101
Denver, NC 28037
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(980) 222-7501


(844) 410-8872

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