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

2018-04-18T09:55:58+00:00 April 1st, 2018|Blog|

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 [...]

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

2018-02-20T12:56:47+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Blog, videos|

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 [...]

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

2018-01-22T08:08:13+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Blog|

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 [...]

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

2018-01-24T10:20:05+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Blog|

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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Watch Dr. Guthrie Discuss Enamel Wear and Tear On “Virginia This Morning”!

2018-01-19T19:11:03+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Blog, videos|

Dr. Marcie Guthrie brings her knowledge and expertise to "Good Morning Virginia" with a discussion of acid damage and enamel wear on teeth.  While it is impossible to avoid exposure to the damaging effects of these things, Dr. Guthrie shares ways to minimize the damage and to keep your smile healthy.  James River Family [...]

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Give Kids A Smile Day is Coming Soon!

2018-01-01T09:24:04+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Blog|

Did you know that almost 19% of children ages 5-19 years have untreated cavities? That equals 1 in 4 children who have untreated dental decay, which is now considered the most common chronic illness among school aged children. The pain of untreated cavities can cause children to miss school or not be able to focus [...]

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Dr. Guthrie’s Love For Education Fuels Her Passion For Dentistry

2017-12-15T12:42:10+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Blog|

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 [...]

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Happy Holidays and New Year from Dr. Guthrie and James River Family Dentistry!

2017-12-04T08:22:38+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|

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!  

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Dr. Marci Guthrie Joins NBC12 To Share Some Tips For Halloween

2017-11-02T13:30:03+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Blog, videos|

  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 [...]

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The 3 “A’s” of Enamel Damage

2018-01-19T10:23:06+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Blog|

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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