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Dr. Merrill Wins Prestigious Award for High Patient Satisfaction

Dr. Merrill has been inducted into the RealSelf 100 & 500 Hall of Fame

Dr. Merrill was recently honored as a top dentist in Huntersville, NC by being inducted into the RealSelf 100 & 500 Hall of Fame. This prestigious award honors the top-rated and most engaged board-certified aesthetic doctors on RealSelf.

This award is more about you than about the doctor. How?

Rewarded for putting patients first

Being inducted in the RealSelf Hall of Fame reflects Dr. Merrill’s desire to truly help his patients. To be eligible for this honor, doctors are ranked in three categories:

  • Earning 4-stars or above patient reviews
  • Answering consumers’ questions to help them make better decisions
  • Sharing before and after treatment photos

By answering consumers’ questions, sharing before and after photos, and encouraging his patients to leave open and honest reviews, Dr. Merrill has played a vital role in helping patients make informed and confident choices about medical aesthetic treatments – a true RealSelf honoree!

The RealSelf Hall of Fame honors the achievements of board-certified aesthetic doctors who consistently put the consumer first,” said Tom Seery, Founder and CEO of RealSelf. “It’s my pleasure to recognize this elite group of doctors for their significant contributions on RealSelf and their high standards in patient satisfaction.

Well-deserved recognition

Dr. Merrill is already known as one of the best dentists in Huntersville, NC.


He is one of less than 400 dentists worldwide who has completed extensive education to become an Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

He served as Medical Director for Carolinas Center for Oral Health and headed up a multi-specialty dental practice as part of the Carolinas Healthcare System for over five years, leading their organization in the highest patient satisfaction scores.

His outstanding attention to detail, patient-first philosophy and superlative cosmetic results have been winning him rave reviews from his patients and peers for many years. This award for receiving amazing patient reviews and answering their questions is just icing on the cake!

Are you looking for a dentist who is patient-oriented?

It was online reviews from people like you who made Dr. Merrill eligible for this award. Read what others are saying about the kind of care they received from NorthStar Dentistry for Adults and decide for yourself if Dr. Merrill is worthy of this honor.

We hope you’ll give us the opportunity to show you how we live up to all the hype. Contact or call us at (704) 450-6500 and give us a try!