James River Family Dentistry | Cosmetic Dentistry | General Dentistry | Richmond, VA 2017-10-19T14:13:42+00:00
Your Smile. Our Passion. Your Life.
Your Smile.
Our Passion.
Your Life.
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Meet Dr. Guthrie

Dr. Guthrie earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry and completed her Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at VCU in 2004. Following her residency, she worked as an associate general dentist for 4 years and then purchased James River Family Dentistry in 2008.

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  • Voted one of the Top 25 Women in Dentistry

  • Inducted into the Board of Directors for the Richmond Dental Society

  • Serves as a delegate to the Virginia Dental Association

  • Selected to be a member of Catapult Education

  • Voted by her peers as one of Virginia’s top Dentists by Virginia Living Magazine

  • Named a New Fellow in the Pierre Fauchard Academy

What Makes Us Unique


At James River Family Dentistry, we offer advanced technology and professional expertise to deliver the best patient experience possible. Our technology promotes accurate and early diagnoses so that we can offer the most minimally invasive treatment.


Dr. Guthrie and the team at James River Family Dentistry are dedicated to providing the highest quality dental services while utilizing the latest dental technology available in a fun, compassionate and caring environment. Together, we deliver premium care because we are passionate about you and your oral health.


In addition to providing high-quality dental care, we proudly offer Invisalign clear aligners. These removable orthodontic appliances are made just for you and are designed to move your teeth gently and consistently into alignment.


We have taken extra strides in ensuring your visit with us is as stress-free and comfortable as possible. The team at James River Family Dentistry accomplishes this by using technology that increases patient comfort while reducing stress levels and don’t forget … we have a therapy dog!


Treatment is more than just teeth. It’s about people. It’s about respect. That’s something we take seriously. And rest assured knowing that we create personalized, individual treatment plans for each patient so that we deliver the best possible results!


James River Family Dentistry understands the important connection between oral health and overall health. Unhealthy teeth and gums are often found in combination with heart disease and other life-threatening conditions. That’s why we review your medical history during every check-up.

Read Our Blog

Dr. Guthrie on “Virginia This Morning,” Channel 6: Emergency Dentistry

Dr. Marci Guthrie joins Channel 6, Virginia This Morning on the topic of dental emergencies. Check out this segment on how to prevent, identify, and treat dental emergencies. If you have a dental emergency or are looking for a dentist in the Richmond, VA area, called James River Family Dentistry to meet with [...]

The Power of Sour

Kids love candy.  Chocolate, chewy, crunchy, sweet and sour, most kids (and adults) have a hard time picking a favorite.  October brings Halloween, and bags full of treats to tempt the entire family. Many parents believe that sour candies are less damaging to children’s teeth because they don’t taste sweet.  In fact, sour candies are [...]

What Others Are Saying About James River Family Dentistry

Describe your injury/condition and how it affected your life. How many times have you heard don’t run at the pool? Yeah. Don’t run at the pool. On the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, I fell at the perfect angle on concrete to break my two front teeth. And I was horrified. I’ve never had [...]

Richmond Dentist Inducted As A New Fellow Of The Pierre Fauchard Academy

Richmond, Va. – July 6, 2017 – Esteemed local dentist Dr. Marci S. Guthrie of James River Family Dentistry has been awarded the prestigious title of New Fellow in the Pierre Fauchard Academy. This accomplishment is awarded to nominees who are truly outstanding and epitomize excellence in the dental community. Fellowship is by invitation only [...]

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The first step toward a beautiful, healthy smile is scheduling an appointment. Please contact our office at 804-323-4200 or complete the online appointment request form below. Our scheduling coordinator will contact you to confirm your appointment.


2805 McRae Road
Suite 1-A
Richmond, VA 23235




Monday – Thursday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.