We Are Excited To Announce That Starting May 11th We Will Be Open For Normal Business Hours!
We’ve missed you! We hope you have stayed safe and in good health!
Infection control has always been a top priority for our practice! You may have seen this during your visits to our office in the past. Our infection control processes are made so that when you receive care, it’s both safe and comfortable. We want to share additional precautions we will also be taking to ensure the well-being and safety of our team and patients.
Read Full List of Precautions
They will include but are not limited to:
Limiting the number of patients in the practice at one time
Asking for patients to wear masks when coming in and out of our office
Asking a list of screening questions during appointment confirmation and repeating the list upon patient arrival
Having patients wait in their vehicle until team member comes to take their temperature
Having patient wash or sanitize hands upon arrival to office
Limiting one parent or guardian to accompany one minor to his/her/their appointment
Implementing digital forms/paperwork (including consent for treatment form) and payment options
Scheduling more time between patients to perform disinfection practices above the standard protocols using electrolyzed water and medical grade sanitizers
Cleaning the air with ozone filtration every evening
Having all patients rinse with treatment specific mouthwash prior to any treatment
Using advanced suction systems that reduce aerosols
Screening our team each morning with questionnaire and temperature checks
Masks worn throughout office by every patient and team member, except for when patients are receiving treatment
*Our office follows infection control recommendations made by the American Dental Association (ADA), the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Asheville Smile Center best search result for “orthodontist close to me Arden NC”
By Dr. Christopher Port
In 2010, 22 percent of all orthodontic patients were adults. If you have been considering orthodontics and are searching for "orthodontist close to me," Asheville Smile Center, serving the Arden NC area, wants to show you how we can help you gain a gorgeous grin! Dr. Christopher Port always offers the best options to provide his patients with the highest quality of dental care. He remains the only preferred Six Month Smiles provider in the Arden, NC area, having been the first dentist in the area to begin the program.
Orthodontic services we offer:
Six Month Smiles: This is an orthodontic system designed to align front teeth quickly and efficiently while using discreet brackets and wires. This system does its job in just four to eight months!
Invisalign: Invisalign uses clear plastic trays to align teeth. The aligners apply gentle and gradual pressure to reposition your teeth. The time frame needed for Invisalign is usually approximately a year. Invisalign is great for crooked and overcrowded teeth, wide gaps between the teeth and other minor to moderate alignment issues.
Why Asheville Smile Center is the best place for your orthodontic needs:
We treat every patient as an individual and will never try to give you a "one size fits all" solution. This means that we will consult with you and examine your mouth closely before recommending an action plan. You will have he best options available to you.
We are committed to helping each person achieve a healthy and beautiful smile. If you don't have dental insurance, we offer a Dental Savings Club and also CareCredit which allows you to finance any dental procedure (regardless of insurance coverage).
Asheville Smile Center knows the effect a beautiful smile has on your entire life. Call us today at 828-585-4049 to schedule your consultation.
Dr. Christopher Port is a full-time practicing dentist in Asheville, North Carolina. In 2007,Dr. Port founded the Asheville Smile Center, a dental practice dedicated to helping patients achieve a lifetime of dental health and beautiful smiles.
- Christy W. I have been a patient of Dr. Port's for over 10 years and would highly recommend him and his knowledgeable staff to all my friends and family. They make you feel welcome from the time you walk in the door. They go the extra mile to make your visit a comfortable experience.The cookies are great too!!
"Dr. Chris Port, Asheville esthetic dentist and smile rejuvenator, recently signed a publishing deal with CelebrityPress, a leading health book publishing company along with other leading dental professionals from across the country to release the book, "More Than A Mouthful."