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WELCOME TO DAWSON MODERN DENTISTRY!

Posted by Dawson Modern Dentistry Jan 12,2022

Meet Dr. Ashley Dawson

Compassionate, skillful, and warmhearted, Dr. Dawson is delivering superlative dental care with a thoughtful touch to all patients in Charlotte, NC. She loves creating personalized appointments because she knows that the tiniest details truly make the most meaningful impact in her patients’ lives. Alongside her passion for bringing dream smiles to life, she’s just as passionate about building meaningful relationships with her patients.

When she’s not working, Dr. Dawson loves exploring new and exciting places with her husband, catching up on her favorite podcasts, reading, and playing with her dog. As a lifelong sports enthusiast with a background in competitive cheerleading and gymnastics, you can also find her judging for Acrobatics and Tumbling meets!

Enjoy First-Class Amenities

From the moment you step into Dawson Modern Dentistry, our caring and attentive team will make every effort to ensure your stay with us feels enjoyable from start to finish. We’re all about curating a comfortable and customized experience. That’s why our beautiful space dons modern amenities and soothing comforts. From a refreshing beverage station and warm cookies to ceiling-mounted TVs and Netflix streaming, we provide menus with a complete list of our amenities to elevate your appointment and offer top-tier comfort.

Learn About Our Personalized Services

As a local Mint Hill dentist, we value relationship-based care and know that each patient’s needs and goals are unique. With this in mind, we offer a wide range of dental services to help you maintain flourishing oral health and bring your dream smile to life – all in one place! Whether you’re looking to enhance your smile’s sparkle and shine with cosmetic treatment or you’re in need of lasting restorative solutions, Dr. Dawson and our experienced team are here for you. We’ll always take the time to lend a listening ear, consider every detail, and involve you in every step of the process, so you can smile with confidence.

Book Your Visit Today!

At Dawson Modern Dentistry, we’re here to help you look and feel your best with radiant oral health. Here, you can always trust you’ll have a warm and supportive team of dental professionals who truly care about your smile and total well-being. If you’re looking for a modern, thoughtful dentist in Mint Hill, NC, give us a call today at (704) 565-9512 to book your first appointment! We look forward to your visit!

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3555-2 Matthews-Mint Hill Rd,
Matthews, NC 28105

Office Hours

MON:10:00 am-7:00 pm

TUE:9:00 am-6:00 pm

WED:7:30 am-4:30 pm

THU:8:00 am-1:00 pm

FRI:7:30 am-3:00 pm

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