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James River Family Dentistry | Cosmetic Dentistry | General Dentistry | Richmond, VA 2018-04-13T14:44:37+00:00

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

  • Chairman of Give a Kids A Smile (2014-2018)

  • Inducted into the Board of Directors for the Richmond Dental Society (2017-2018)

  • Serves as a Delegate to the Virginia Dental Association (2016-2018)

  • Serves as a member of Catapult Education (2017-2018)

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

  • Fellow in the Pierre Fauchard Academy

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Top Women Dentist 2015
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What Makes Us Unique

High Tech Office

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.

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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.

anxiety free office

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!

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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.

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James River Family Dentistry Wants You To Be Oral Cancer Aware!

April is designated as Oral Cancer Awareness Month. This year, more than 49,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer. One person dies from oral cancer every hour of every day. The good news is that if detected early, oral cancers have an 80-90 percent survival rate. In order to help raise awareness and save [...]

Watch Dr. Guthrie Share Care Tips and Tricks for National Children’s Dental Health Month

Dr. Marci Guthrie and her daughter, Hannah, joined the team at Virginia This Morning to discuss the best way to teach children about proper oral health care.  Dr Guthrie emphasizes that dental care can be fun for your child and that kids learn from the adults in their lives.  Taking your child with you to [...]

What’s An iTero Digital Scanner and Why Will I Like It?

Invisalign has secured a place in the world of orthodontics by being an innovative, state of the art product that gives adults and teens the option to have hassle free orthodontic treatment. Dental professionals appreciate Invisalign because of it’s cutting edge technology. Patients appreciate it for the ease of use that the technology provides. One [...]

  • African Children's Choir

The African Children’s Choir and James River Family Dentistry Connect

Recently, Dr. Guthrie of James River Family Dentistry had the opportunity to meet the children of The African Children's Choir during a visit to "Good Morning Virginia."  The African Children's Choir is a group of incredibly talented children from Uganda, who are travelling the United States as ambassadors for their home country.  Dr. Guthrie was [...]

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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.




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