Meet Dr. Hardie

J. Denton Hardie, D.M.D., P.C., M.A.G.D 



Dr. J. Denton Hardie is a compassionate and gentle dentist practicing in the Albany, Georgia area. Dr. Hardie believes a nice smile brightens up your entire face, showsconfidence, and increases self-esteem. He takes pride in the fact that many patients tell him their treatments were painless, which is the result of a calm, skilled, and caring hand. Specializing in a variety of dental care options, Dr. Hardie invites you to find out a bit more about his background and his practice.

A healthier, happier smile is available right here in Albany!

"I believe a visit to the dentist and the resulting service should exceed the expectations of the patient. This begins the very moment a patient contacts the office and follows through to the completion of their immediate treatment needs. It is very rewarding to assist patients in achieving a greater level of oral health through education, easing concerns of anxiety, managing a busy schedule or working their dental expense into the family budget.

Complete comprehensive dentistry requires the knowledge to make a thorough diagnosis and skill to deliver quality workmanship. I pride myself and my staff on having the education, training and experience to provide this for our patients. It is a wonderful experience to share my patients happiness with their smile. It daily confirms my choice of profession, making me know why I became a dentist." - Dr. J. Denton Hardie



A Solid Education

Dr Hardie in Honduras
Dr. Hardie In Honduras

Coupling a strong educational background with 35+ years of experience guarantees quality service. We have confidence and en­thusiasm in developing the correct treatment plan for a patient's particular need. Post-graduate education has been important in maintaining a solid educational back­ground with more than 1800 hours of continuing education.

American Dental Association
B.S., Chemistry, Georgia College - 1976
DMD, Medical College of Georgia - 1980
Graduate of the L.D. Pankey Institute, Continuum I, II, III, IV - 1986/1990
Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry
Master, Academy of General Dentistry
Member, American Dental Assocaition
Member, Georgia Dental Association
Graduate, Misch Implant Institute
Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantology
Associate Fellow, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
Graduate, LSU Advanced Esthetic Continuum

Honored By Peers

Serving in leadership roles allows me to provide a higher standard of dental care for all patients. Learning the latest dental advances is an on-going process and begins long before a patient enters my office.

Southwest District Dental Association, Secretary/Treasurer- 1988-1994
Georgia Dental Association, Delegate- 1991-1994
Georgia Dental Association, Alternate Delegate 1988-1990
Georgia Dental Association, Finance Committee- 1988-1994
Pierce Fauchaud Academy

Personal Life

Married to Susan Hardie with 3 grown children
Past Chairman Of The Board of The Anchorage
Member First Baptist Church of Albany
Mission Trips To Honduras