We work with a select group of specialists who place implants, the gold standard for tooth replacement. Following complete healing from placement, we will restore the implant to a fully functional state by fabricating a custom crown.
Crowns are permanently cemented restorations that look and function like healthy teeth. We recommend placing crowns on more severely cracked or decayed teeth to provide greater protection against further damage. Bridges are permanently cemented, like crowns, and can be used to replace one or more missing teeth.
Dental Hygienist Melany was born and raised in Zimbabwe, Africa. After graduating from high school, she moved to the United States and found a love for dentistry. Melany worked as a dental assistant for six years. In 2006. she moved to the Richmond area to attend the VCU School of Dentistry and obtained her degree […]
Practice Administrator Pam has been working in dentistry since 1997 and truly enjoys her career just as much today as she did the day she started. It brings her great pleasure to know that she is able to assist our patients in receiving the treatment that they need and want! Pam is married and has […]
Dental Hygienist Elizabeth is the oral health educator extraordinaire at Hawkins Family Dentistry. Graduating with honors in Dental Hygiene from VCU’s School of Dentistry, she believes that her mission is to help everyone achieve a state of optimum oral health in order to prevent and treat disease. We love her “can-do” attitude! In addition to […]