Goochland Dentistry 20th Anniversary Banner

Latest From Our Blog

Oct 27

Dental implants are an excellent option for many patients with missing teeth who want permanent restoration. However, there are many types of dental implants to consider. Drs. Peter R. Murchie and Rachele Gillespie of Goochland Dentistry in Manakin-Sabot, Virginia, can evaluate you to help you decide which is most appropriate for your unique dental needs. […]

Oct 27

Whitening the teeth is a fast way to boost brilliance and beauty. However, patients considering our professional whitening treatments at Goochland Dentistry in place of drugstore options often have many questions about what they can expect before, during, or even after their whitening treatments. Some of these questions include: These are all valid questions and […]

Oct 06

Goochland Dentistry uses the Invisalign system to straighten teeth comfortably and conveniently. Many patients love Invisalign for its discreteness. Furthermore, the aligners are detachable, allowing you to remove them when eating or cleaning your teeth.  While Invisalign aligners have numerous benefits, many patients are concerned about whether the treatment affects speech. Our Invisalign-Certified dentist, Dr. […]

Oct 06

Keeping your teeth healthy involves more than brushing and flossing. If you or your loved one has certain genetic disorders or “hard-to-reach” spots in the mouth, it can be difficult to ward off cavities despite your optimal oral hygiene. In such cases, you need dental sealants to keep your cavity-prone teeth decay-free. Dental sealants are […]

Sep 12

Overcrowded or overlapping teeth aren’t just about your appearance — a misaligned smile makes it challenging to clean your teeth, putting you at risk of cavities and gum disease. And not only that. An uneven bite can affect your eating and speaking ability and result in health complications like bruxism and TMJ disorder. The good […]

Sep 12

Brushing and flossing prevent cavities, decay, and other oral diseases. But sometimes, you can’t always be thorough with your oral hygiene when you miss some spots in your teeth, plaque, and tartar build in, triggering dental decay. If your teeth are at risk of cavities, there’s yet another preventive measure you can add to your […]

Apr 11

Say goodbye to painful and unattractive metal braces that are uncomfortable and bulky, and cut your teeth and gums, and welcome a new, virtually invisible, pain-free orthodontic solution you and your teenager will love. Drs. Peter Murchie, Rachele Gillespie, and the team at Goochland Dentistry recommend Invisalign® for adults and teens in Manakin-Sabot, Virginia, who […]

Dec 05

Tooth loss can happen to anyone, not just seniors. If you’re currently living with missing teeth, consider having them replaced with implant surgery. Dental implants look, feel and function more like natural teeth than any other restorative treatment. You’ll be able to smile with confidence, eat comfortably and speak clearly. You can learn more about […]

Jul 12

In the past, metal braces were the go-to treatment for straightening crooked teeth. Today, there’s the convenience of Invisalign to get the smile of your dreams. Invisalign uses clear, plastic aligners to straighten your teeth discreetly and comfortably. If you live in Manakin-Sabot, Virginia, or surrounding areas, we invite you to visit Goochland Dentistry to […]