Meet Dr. Samuel “Sam” Burrow IV

meet dr sam burrowDr. Samuel “Sam” Burrow IV, DMD, M.S.

Dr. Sam Burrow is a speaker, teacher, author, and award-winning, board-certified orthodontic specialist. Since co-founding Burrow and Welchel Orthodontics in 2013, he has personally transformed the smiles of thousands of patients here in the greater Charlotte Area.

Dr. Burrow has been invited to speak at a number of schools around the country to lecture to orthodontic residents in training including his alma mater, Medical University of South Carolina, the University of North Carolina, and Harvard
University on the mechanics of new-age orthodontics. He has worked with the latest technology and orthodontic systems offered and presented research to the American Association of Orthodontics on using scanning technologies to incorporate overall facial aesthetics into orthodontic practice.

He is a co-author of the book, “The Orthodontic Answer Book: A Patients Guide Through Orthodontic Treatment.” Dr. Sam also authors two monthly publications – a monthly newsletter that is delivered to over 3,000 patients of Burrow and Welchel Orthodontics and a “Case of the Month “ newsletter that’s delivered to over 300 dental professionals in the greater Charlotte and Rock Hill area.

As a board-certified orthodontist, Dr. Burrow is committed to staying on the forefront of the orthodontic technology and has been asked by numerous vendors to use, test, and provide feedback on various appliances and new technologies. Burrow and Welchel Orthodontics is the only practice in NC that has been certified to offer a new aligner treatment that is specialized to orthodontists.

Dr. Sam has received the “Best Dentist of Charlotte” award from his peers every year he has been in practice and strives to keep his expertise, quality of work, and an excellent patient experience his top priority!


  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – The College of Charleston – Graduated magna cum laude, member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine – The Medical University of South Carolina – Graduated with honors
  • Orthodontic Residency – University of Detroit Mercy in Michigan

Meet Dr. Samuel “Sam” Burrow IV – Schedule Your Consultation Today

To learn more about our board-certified orthodontist and 5-star orthodontic treatment from Burrow & Welchel Orthodontics, schedule your Complimentary Smile More Consultation today by calling 704.334.7202 to reach our offices in Charlotte and Steele Creek, NC, or 803.701.9202 to reach our office in Rock Hill, SC. You may also click here to use our convenient online form.

During your appointment, we will discuss your recommended treatment options, treatment timeline, available payment options, and take the time to answer any questions you may have. Call today – we can’t wait to help you achieve your perfect smile!

As one of the premier orthodontic practices in Charlotte & Steele Creek, NC & Rock Hill, SC, our team at Burrow and Welchel Orthodontics also provides 5-star-rated orthodontic care to children and adults in Myers Park, Uptown, SouthPark, Elizabeth, South End, Plaza-Midwood & Dilworth, NC, and Indian Land, Fort Mill, Riverwalk & York, SC, and surrounding areas.