The Importance of Dental Care During Pregnancy

2018-05-22T08:00:06+00:00October 1st, 2018|Blog|

Many changes occur in your body when you are pregnant, and it's important to be aware of what's going on, so you can let your doctor and dentist know when something is strange. Dr. Guthrie of James River Family Dentistry wants to remind you that continuing with regularly scheduled dental care during your pregnancy is [...]

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Don’t Let Your Dental Benefits Expire!

2018-05-22T08:17:23+00:00September 1st, 2018|Blog|

As the Fall season begins, our patients ask us to remind them to schedule their bi-annual cleaning and exam appointment or their treatment appointment so they may have time to utilize their 2018 insurance benefits or their healthcare flexible spending account. Did you know? Your dental insurance policy allows for a certain dollar amount of [...]

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CariVu Dental Detection Device Available at James River Family Dentistry

2018-05-22T08:16:23+00:00August 1st, 2018|Blog|

Dr. Marci Guthrie and the James River Family Dentistry believe that using the latest available technology in dental care creates a stress-free, calm and patient centered environment for her patients. In keeping with this spirit of innovation, Dr. Guthrie has multiple options available for patient diagnosis and treatment. The Dexis CariVu Caries Detection Device (or [...]

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Dr. Marci Guthrie Wins Top Dentist of 2018 by Virginia Living Magazine!

2018-06-24T20:54:02+00:00July 1st, 2018|Awards, Blog|

James River Family Dentistry is pleased and proud to announce that Dr. Marci Guthrie has won the honor of being named a “Top Dentist” of 2018 by Virginia Living Magazine! Virginia Living Magazine asks the medical community to nominate and vote for their colleagues that have exemplary performance within their chosen field and Dr. Guthrie [...]

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Dr. Guthrie Earns Fellowship With The Academy Of General Dentistry

2018-06-05T08:48:57+00:00June 11th, 2018|Awards, Blog|

James River Family Dentistry is pleased and proud to announce that our own Dr. Marci Guthrie has earned Fellowship status by the Academy of General Dentistry! This is a phenomenal accomplishment that has been earned by only 6,400 general dentists out of more than 40,000 worldwide. Dr. Guthrie is now officially a Fellow of the [...]

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Dr. Guthrie And James River Family Dentistry Win Best Of Virginia!

2018-05-16T14:46:35+00:00May 14th, 2018|Awards, Blog|

James River Family Dentistry and Dr. Marci Guthrie are pleased and proud to announce that they have been voted first place in the dentist category in the “Best of Virginia” by Virginia Living Magazine! For the past 7 years, Virginia Living Magazine has polled readers for their favorites, and this year, James River Family Dentistry [...]

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Dr. Guthrie Shares The iTero Digital Scanner Technology On Virginia This Morning

2018-05-07T17:05:49+00:00May 7th, 2018|Blog, videos|

The iTero Digital Scanner is the newest technology available to take real time pictures of a patient's teeth.  The pictures can be used to make nightguards, custom sports mouthguards, dental implants and Invisalign clear aligners.  Dr. Guthrie also explains that the images can be used to recognize patterns of wear on the teeth that [...]

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A Great Smile Keeps You Young

2018-01-24T10:18:52+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blog|

One of the first things anyone notices about another person is their smile. A great smile can make you look and feel younger than your years. A great dentist can help you maintain that great smile! No one has found the secret to staying forever young, but with a few simple adjustments in your routine, [...]

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

2018-04-18T09:55:58+00:00April 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+00:00February 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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