Your Smile. Our Passion. Your Life.
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.
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.
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When Dr. Marci Guthrie decided to pursue her dream of becoming a high quality dental provider, she also made the decision to never stop pursuing her education. Continuing education and training is a priority for James River Family Dentistry and for herself. Dr. Guthrie strives to keep her training relevant to the changing technology in [...]
Dr. Guthrie and the team at James River Family Dentistry want to wish you and yours a Happy Holiday Season and a Spectacular New Year!
Dr. Guthrie joins the morning show to share the best candy to give your children during and after Halloween. Choosing the right candy will let you and your children enjoy the Halloween spirit without harming your teeth and overall oral health. Dr. Guthrie also reminds us [...]
The components of the human mouth are among the most durable in the human body. The tongue is one of the strongest muscles in the human body. And as for teeth, sometimes they are mistaken for bones. The calcified tissue known as dentine that makes up human teeth is actually stronger than bones. Pulp makes [...]
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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.