John M Pinnix IV, DMD, FAGD is a general, reconstructive, and cosmetic dentist dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for his patients. He is passionate about improving his patient’s quality of life by creating healthy, attractive, natural looking smiles.

His clinical interests include Cosmetic Dentistry, Complex Dental Rehabilitation, Restorative Dentistry, TMJ therapy, and Dental Sleep Medicine. He is known for his high standard of excellence and down-to-earth, compassionate personality.

Dr. Pinnix is an Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), as well as a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). The AGD Fellowship Award is presented to dentists who seek to provide the highest quality dental care by remaining current in their profession. To earn this prestigious honor, Dr. Pinnix completed 500 hours of dental continuing education, passed a comprehensive written exam, and fulfilled three years of continuous membership in the AGD.

Dr. Pinnix was recently honored by being named a Top Dentist by Charlotte Magazine.

Dr. Pinnix is dedicated to the benefits of continuing education in dentistry and strives to stay on the leading edge of advances in dental sciences. In 2011, he began attending the Spear Education Center, a world-class post graduate education facility in Scottsdale, AZ that focuses on comprehensive dental care. He currently serves as Spear Faculty Club Member and local Spear Study Club Leader.

Accredited Member The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Pinnix is an Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). To achieve accreditation, a candidate must meet these rigorous requirements:

  • Document cosmetic treatment solutions for five different patients
  • Complete a written examination
  • Pass an oral exam administered by the American Board of Cosmetic Dentistry
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Accredited Members of the AACD demonstrate high levels of clinical skill and ability when it comes to cosmetic dentistry.

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Video: Meet Dr. John Pinnix

Coworkers describe Dr. John Pinnix's meticulous approach to every treatment. His focus on the whole picture ensures that patients receive care for more than just the minor details. Patients feel included in the entire smile design, from start to finish.


  • 1997 University of North Carolina Chapel Hill – Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • 2001 University of Louisville School of Dentistry – Doctor of Medical Dentistry

Certifications and Memberships:

  • North Carolina Dental License
  • North Carolina Conscious Sedation Permit
  • Invisalign Premier Provider
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • North Carolina Dental Society

Continuing Education

Dr. Pinnix has achieved his Accreditation Status with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He has also achieved the honor of Fellowship Status with the Academy of General Dentistry. He has over 500 hours of continuing education over the past 4 years. Dr. Pinnix has attended seminars and workshops with Pete Dawson, John Kois, Frank Spear, and John Cranham. He is currently being mentored by some of the leading restorative and cosmetic dentists in the world at The Spear Education Facility in Scottsdale, AZ.

Don’t wait any longer to learn more about our Charlotte dental services! Call Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney at 704-543-1102 or fill in and submit our easy and convenient Request An Appointment form to schedule your consultation. Dr. Pinnix looks forward to meeting you!

Dr. Pinnix and Dr. Betancourt

Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney

At Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney, our goal is to enhance your quality of life through dentistry. Dr. John M. Pinnix IV and Dr. George A. Betancourt are proud to be associated with a range of prestigious organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • International College of Oral Implantologists
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists

For more information about our services, contact our Charlotte office online or call (704) 543-1102.

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