Welcome To Horizon Dental!

Your Steele Creek Dentist Office in Charlotte, NC

We aren’t a run-of-the-mill dental office in Charlotte, North Carolina. At Horizon Dental, we go above and beyond to make sure our patients feel at home and comfortable in our care. Whether you’re in the lobby or the operatory, we provide comforting amenities that will ensure a stress-free, relaxing visit. Stay entertained before and during your treatment with our TVs, and enjoy a cup-of-joe at our coffee station. Our atmosphere is designed to make sure you leave our office with happy memories and a healthy smile. Horizon Dental serves patients in the Steele Creek, Palisades and 28273 area of Charlotte, NC.

Meet Our Doctors

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Dr. Dan Hostrander

Dr. Dan Hostrander is dedicated to providing a superior dental experience for his patients with a focus on relationship-based care.

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Dr. Maggie Sullivan

Dr. Maggie Sullivan strives to be an asset to the community by providing compassionate dental care and making people smile along the way.

About Our Team

Our energetic team wants to change the way patients think of dental appointments. Our warm, friendly atmosphere doesn’t feel like a typical dental office because we take a genuine interest in the lives and health of our patients. The team at Horizon Dental can answer any questions you might have about your treatment or pre and post-op care, and their upbeat, welcoming approach will make you feel more like a friend than a patient. Call us today to schedule an appointment, we can’t wait to meet you!

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Ashley Metten

Dental Hygienist

Ashley is originally from Richmond, VA and graduated from Old Dominion University with her Bachelors in Dental Hygiene in 2016. Her personable and communicative approach to hygiene appointments puts all of our patients at ease. She is truly passionate about dentistry and loves educating patients about their oral health. She enjoys exploring Charlotte and being outdoors with her dog, Cheeto.

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Jenn Towery

Dental Assistant

Jenn's favorite part of being a dental assistant is that she gets to be a part of transforming a patient’s smile and giving them newfound confidence. With her compassionate demeanor and gentle care, our patients are always in good hands with Jenn. When she’s not in the office, she loves spending time outdoors, traveling, reading, and gardening.

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Taylor Ptacek

Treatment Coordinator

Taylor's passion is helping people and making a genuine difference in their lives! Taylor married the love of her life this past April. Taylor has a dachshund fur baby named "Breezy". Fun fact, Taylor is a claw machine enthusiast and expert!

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Maria Urdaneta

Dental Assistant

Maria moved to Charlotte from Venezuela in 2016. In Venezuela, she was studying to become a dentist and has continued her journey here and is currently in school to complete her dream! She enjoys spending her time outdoors and at events with her family and husband. Maria is a native Spanish speaker and loves to meet patients from other cultures and help them feel at home in our practice.

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Kira is originally from Canada and has called South Carolina her home for 10 years. Kira has always had a passion for dentistry and helping patients feel welcome and at ease from the moment you walk in the door. When she’s not in the office, Kira enjoys spending time with her husband, traveling, and spending time outdoors with her dog, Whiskey.

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Trixi was born and raised here in Charlotte, NC. She is able to help assist patients in understanding insurance, scheduling appointments, and answering any questions or concerns in both Spanish and English! She enjoys seeing patients be able to feel confident smiling and help get rid of that dental anxiety with the help of our amazing team. In her free time, she enjoys traveling to new places, trying new foods, spending time with her family.

Horizon Dental

13425 Hoover Creek Blvd.
Suite 204
Charlotte, NC 28273
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Monday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 7:00am - 3:00pm
Wednesday: 7:00am - 3:00pm
Thursday: 7:00am - 3:00pm
Friday: 7:00am - 2:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed


(980) 999-5007

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[email protected]

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New Technology With a Gentle Touch

We utilize leading-edge dental technology as part of our commitment to providing an exceptional level of dentistry. These tools allow us to detect issues earlier, diagnose, and treat more dental issues faster while keeping your comfort priority one at all times. You can trust you’re getting only the latest dental technology and treatments when you visit our office.

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Digital X-rays

Our digital X-rays emit less radiation, take images faster without any need for processing, and allow us to optimize the images so we can provide a more precise diagnosis.

Digital X-Rays
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Intraoral Camera

A picture explains what words never can, especially when it comes to your teeth. An intraoral camera can take pictures with such detail, it can show cracks and stress marks in a tooth that can’t be seen with the naked eye.

Intraoral Camera
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iTero Intraoral Scanner

Our office uses intraoral digital scanners to create a highly detailed 3D model of your teeth. The resulting 3D surface model is the virtual, time efficient, and safe alternative to traditional plaster models.

iTero Intraoral Scanner