Contact The Smile Architects, located in Huntersville, North Carolina, to schedule a consultation with a cosmetic dentist.

The Smile Architects
131 Marguerite Ln
Huntersville, North Carolina

Phone 704.875.1621
Fax 704.875.1619

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

American Dental Association

Academy of General Dentistry

About The Smile Architects – Huntersville, North Carolina Cosmetic Dentists

At The Smile Architects, we strive to be the best in Huntersville, Charlotte, and the rest of North Carolina. Each cosmetic dentist at our practice has made a commitment to continuing education and is a member of the North Carolina Dental Society, American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Stephen Hix, Dr. Chris Meletiou, and Dr. Jim Meletiou

Dr. Stephen Hix

Dr. Stephen Hix began his dental practice in Huntersville, near Charlotte, in 1982. Since becoming a cosmetic dentist, he has enjoyed developing long-term relationships with his patients, and he loves contributing to their health by providing quality dental care. He is committed to the best in complete dental care for his patients delivered in a friendly, caring, and professional manner. He enjoys all areas of dentistry, from routine fillings to creating beautiful new smiles.

Dr. Hix graduated from Wake Forest University in 1976 with a degree in Biology and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1980 from the University of North Carolina. He is committed to continuing his education and spends many hours yearly in advanced clinical training. He has received extensive training in implant restoration and cosmetic dentistry.

A native of Biscoe, North Carolina, cosmetic dentist Dr. Stephen Hix spent most of his childhood in Taiwan and Okinawa. His wife, Debbie, is also a dentist, but is now retired from active practice. He has two children, Laura (born in 1988) and Ryan (born in 1990). In his spare time, Dr. Hix enjoys running, reading, church activities, traveling, and spending time with his family.

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Dr. Chris Meletiou

Dr. Chris Meletiou enjoys providing his patients with a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere where he can create beautiful and lifelike smiles. His emphasis on complete dental care, his ability to communicate to his patients, and his warm and caring nature provide the optimum results for his patients.

Dr. Meletiou received his undergraduate degree in Anthropology and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Iowa in 1990. He has also completed a hospital residency program, which furthered his knowledge of the interaction of medicine and dentistry.

Cosmetic dentist Chris Meletiou is a native of North Carolina, although he has lived in many places including California, New York state, Iowa, and Sweden. He and his wife Tamyra have two children, Austin (born in 1997) and Linnea (born in 2000). They enjoy skiing and traveling as a family. Chris and Tamyra also are active with Trireme Imports, a wine importing company they started in 2001. Dr. Meletiou enjoys being an Assistant Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts of America.

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Dr. Jim Meletiou

Dr. Jim Meletiou has an enthusiasm for dentistry that comes from the desire and ability to bridge the ever-evolving technology of dentistry with the caring interpersonal relationships necessary to best serve his patients. Dr. Meletiou derives a sense of great personal and professional satisfaction from providing the highest level of quality dentistry (from routine restorative services to complicated aesthetics) to each and every patient.

Before coming to Huntersville, cosmetic dentist Dr. Meletiou earned his undergraduate degree in English and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Iowa in 1989. Upon graduation, he accepted a teaching position in the Department of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology. He has completed comprehensive training in the restoration of dental implants and advanced training in esthetic dentistry.

A native of Morganton, North Carolina, cosmetic dentist Dr. Meletiou has lived throughout the United States as well as overseas in Sweden. He and his wife, Teresa, have two daughters, Arianna (born in 2000) and Gabriella (born in 2004). Dr. Meletiou is also active in his church, where he serves on the parish council, the school board as an advisor, and is active in philanthropic organizations. He enjoys outdoor activities and traveling with his family.

Together, Dr. Stephen Hix, Dr. Chris Meletiou, and Dr. Jim Meletiou would like to welcome you to their practice in Huntersville, near Charlotte in North Carolina. A good cosmetic dentist should ensure that his patients feel comfortable and respected; we endeavor to bring that attitude to everything we do. If you’d like to experience our philosophy for yourself, please contact cosmetic dentist, Dr. Stephen Hix today to schedule a consultation.

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