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Doctor Edwin Porter

Edwin Porter, DDS, DICOI, FAGD

Charlotte Magazine "Top Dentist in Charlotte" award for over 20 years as voted on by peers

Dr. Edwin Porter passionately transforms lives through dentistry. With extensive training in aesthetic dentistry, dental implantology, and sedation dentistry, he specializes in personalized smile makeovers, complex full mouth restorations, and dental implant procedures. Importantly, Dr. Porter actively listens to his patients’ concerns to tailor individualized treatment plans that meet their unique needs.

Dr. Porter’s wide-ranging skills stem from advanced training at prestigious institutions like the Pankey Institute, Spear Education, Dawson Academy, CEREC Doctors, and Galler Advanced Training in Clear Aligners. His dedication to lifelong learning has equipped him with a broad skill set in cosmetic and aesthetic dentistry, occlusion, clear aligner therapy, and comprehensive treatment planning.

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Dr. Porter's Key Advantages

As a Diplomate in Implantology from the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Dr. Porter has mastered implant dentistry, offering advanced solutions for patients seeking implant-based restorations with unparalleled precision and success. His Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry showcases his commitment to continuous education and clinical excellence, ensuring his patients receive comprehensive care incorporating the latest advancements in general dentistry.

Serving as a Visiting Faculty member at CEREC Doctors, Dr. Porter leads in digital dentistry, utilizing state-of-the-art technologies like CEREC for same-day dental crowns. This approach offers patients the convenience of digital scans and crown placement in a single visit. Recognized as a leader in digital dentistry, Dr. Porter has educated dental professionals locally and nationally, empowering them to excel in CEREC crown implementation and advance the field.

To provide a comfortable and stress-free experience for patients with dental anxiety, Dr. Porter has completed advanced training in oral sedation (sleep dentistry) and is board-certified in its safe and effective administration. His expertise extends to the use of oral appliances for improving function and mitigating sleep-related breathing issues, embracing a holistic approach that includes patient education, lifestyle modifications, and collaborative care for comprehensive sleep disorder management.


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Professional Designations

Dr. Porter is pictured with Dr. Louie Al-Faraje, a distinguished figure in Oral Implantology, at the ICOI symposium in San Diego. Dr. Al-Faraje's role as a Founder at Novadontics Software and Chairman at the California Implant Institute highlights his commitment to advancing the field through education and innovation.
The awards presentation took place at the ICOI Winter Implant Symposium in San Diego, where the global dental community recognized his outstanding accomplishments.

Continuing Education and Professional Organizations

Dr. Porter Smiling With A Cosmetic Dentistry Patient


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