Greetings from Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney

Drs. John Pinnix and George Betancourt would like to extend our sincerest best wishes to you and your families. We hope that you continue to navigate these most difficult times with strength, perseverance and the promise that we will all soon return to 'business as usual'.

Please note, the purpose of this email is not to go into detail about our office protocols during the current COVID- 19 response. We always have and will continue to maintain the highest level of aseptic and sterilization techniques. Regarding our office hours, we are presently closed as a result of recommendations provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as the American Dental Association. For patients with upcoming appointments, trust that we will communicate directly with you via phone call to reschedule them as we learn more about our current situation.

For the time being, we want to extend to you, our patients, the helping hand you need during these times for all things dental. While we may be limited in terms of office hours and available services, Drs. Pinnix and Betancourt remain available to you via other modalities. For example, we ask that you please find and follow our social media pages, pinnixandbetancourt on Instagram, Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney on Facebook, and @BlakeneySmiles on Twitter. We will use these social media outlets as a means of communication and also a way to provide a Question & Answer forum for general questions anyone may have.

For personal/private needs related to ongoing treatment or your dental health, we will be available to schedule a virtual consultation. This may be accomplished via FaceTime, Zoom meeting or other platform whereby we may have a face to face encounter. These will be available to you, our patient, as a courtesy.

These are unprecedented times for us all. We strive to be on the front edge of the capabilities and service we provide our patients. Much of that depends on our availability and communication. We are here and we will, across any medium possible, provide the guidance you need during these difficult times. We ask that you please reach out to us either via email to the office (, one of our social media platforms, or our phone line from which you can leave a message. We will make every effort possible to get back to you in a timely manner.

From Drs. Pinnix, Betancourt and our entire staff at Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney, we hope you and your families manage the COVID-19 pandemic with an abundance of care, caution and respect for the well being of our community.


Drs. John M. Pinnix, George A. Betancourt and the staff of Advanced Dentistry of Blakeney

4 Tips To Find The Right Cosmetic Dentists By SEO Admin on December 09, 2013

Good oral hygiene and regular dental visits are sometimes not enough. In some cases cosmetic dentistry is required to repair severe dental problems that may result from accidents, illness, or bad genes. A healthy, beautiful smile is an important asset for our personal and professional lives. A cosmetic dentist can give you a smile that allows you to beam with confidence and self-assurance. Cosmetic dentists correct problems that may give compromise your appearance. This may entail repairing crooked, chipped, or discolored teeth or apply veneer over the teeth.

Cosmetic dentists also provide much more than a beautiful smile. Sometime dental implants or false teeth are required in order for a person to enjoy a healthy lifestyle. Dental implants or false teeth are a better option than traditional dentures or bridges. If you are trying to find a cosmetic dentist near South Charlotte or are interested in affordable cosmetic dental services, you should know a few tips in advance. Here are four tips to help to find cosmetic dentists in your area.

Ask Friends, Co-Workers, and Family Members
Picking up a telephone book or responding to an advertisement is like taking a stab in the dark. A good place to start is to seek advice from people you know who have experience with a cosmetic dentist. They will be able to offer substantial information about the quality of service they received. You can also bounce questions off of them if you have particular concerns about the procedures and costs involved.

What Type of Dental Service To Look For
Choose a dental clinic that offers a wide range of dental options and services. A professional dental clinic should be able to offer expertise in all aspects of dental and oral health. The dental services offered should include dental exams, teeth cleaning, teeth whitening, caring for cavities, and dental implants.

Dental Equipment and Technology
The dental service should have up-to-date dental facilities and equipment. Dental technology is changing and improving all the time. You want to choose a cosmetic dentist who stays abreast of all the new innovations and techniques is dental care, in general, and in cosmetic dentistry, in particular. A high quality dental service should be able to offer the latest modern dental technology.

Insurance and Billing
Make sure that the dental service offers comprehensive insurance plan. This will make any cosmetic dentistry procedure more affordable. You can use your dental insurance plan to work out a flexible payment schedule.

It is important to know how to find cosmetic dentists and affordable cosmetic dental services. Choosing a professional and experienced cosmetic dentist ensures that your particular dental problem is resolved with the maximum results. If you are searching for a cosmetic dentist near South Charlotte give us a call.

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