A Renowned Dentist Enhancing Entire Smiles
Dr. Pinnix is a general, reconstructive, and cosmetic dentist dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for his patients. He is fueled by a true passion for improving the quality of life for each patient by creating healthy, attractive, natural-looking smiles.
Dr. Pinnix has joined an elite group of dental professionals who are Accredited Members of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). Accreditation by the AACD is recognized as the gold standard in cosmetic dentistry. It represents the successful completion of the most rigorous peer-reviewed accreditation protocol in cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Pinnix is also a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). The AGD Fellowship Award is presented to dentists who have made outstanding efforts to provide the highest quality dental care by remaining current in their profession through post-grad education. Notably, Charlotte Magazine has given him the prestigious honor of being a "Top Dentist".
An Accredited Member Of The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Pinnix is an Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). The AACD is the world’s largest cosmetic dental professional organization. Accreditation by the AACD represents the pursuit of excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry.
AACD Accreditation is recognized as the gold standard in cosmetic dentistry. Patients who choose an accredited member can trust they are receiving treatment from a dentist who has proven themselves to have mastered a wide variety of cosmetic procedures.
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Our Dentist's Certifications & Memberships Are a Testament to His Knowledge & Skill
Dr. Pinnix certifications and memberships include:
Dr. Pinnix's Education
Proud Tar Heel
Dr. Pinnix earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1997.
Top Dental School Graduate
In 2001, Dr. Pinnix attained his Doctor of Medical Dentistry from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. In 2021, this program was named the 2nd best of its kind in the entire United States.
Accredited Member American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Most recognized Advanced Credential in Cosmetic Dentistry. The rigorous process requires mastery in a wide variety of dental esthetics and as a result there are less than 450 dentists in the world who have achieved this accolade.
Fellow of Academy of General Dentistry
Dr. Pinnix has been awarded his fellowship as a result of his pursuit of continual learning and growth in dentistry. This award is achieved by only 6% of general dentists.
The Spear Education Center is a world-class post-graduate education facility in Scottsdale, AZ, that focuses on comprehensive dental care. Dr. Pinnix has worked his way through the curriculum with mentorship and instruction from some of the best dentists in the world.
Charlotte Leaves 5-Star Reviews For Dr. Pinnix's Expert Care
Great first visit experience. Dr. Pinnix and staff were professional, detailed and friendly. Thanks!View on Google
When Dr. Pinnix came in, he spent time just talking with me, getting me comfortable and understanding my needs, concerns and expectations. ... I appreciated him not 'selling' me something that I did not need. And he had managed to get me comfortable without the gas - no small feat!View on Google
Spear Education Deserves a Special Mention
The Spear Education Center is a world-class post-graduate education facility in Scottsdale, AZ, that focuses on comprehensive dental care. Dr. Pinnix began his education here in 2011 to stay on the leading edge of advances in dental sciences.
His commitment to excellence led to advancement in Spear Education’s organization. Dr. Pinnix currently serves as a Spear Faculty Club Member and local Spear Study Club Leader.