Alan Brown, D.D.S. and Anika Howell, D.M.D., P.A.

1210 E. Marion Street

Shelby, N.C.  28150

(704) 484-0611


Brown and Howell - Cosmetic and General Dentistry

About Us


COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Hours: 

10:00 to 2:00 p.m Monday and Thursday for emergencies


Friday - Sunday: On call     (704) 484-0611 


Dr. Alan Brown is a graduate of Cherryville High School, UNC-Chapel Hill, and the UNC School of Dentistry. He and his wife, Lisa, have one son. Alan started practicing dentistry almost 30 years ago. 

Dr. Anika Howell is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; she also graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1985 and Cherryville High School in 1981. She and her husband, Kelly Hastings, have one daughter.  Anika began practicing dentistry almost  25 years ago.     

Our goal is to exceed your expectations in a friendly, comfortable, relaxed and technologically-advanced atmosphere.