Our People Make all the Difference in the World
Richard S. Vacca, D.D.S.
Dr. Vacca has been recognized in Virginia Living Magazine as one of Central Virginia’s topDentists™ from 2011 through 2018 and was recognized for a Patients’ Choice Award in 2012. Dr. Vacca received his undergraduate degree from Virginia Tech and his Dental Degree from the Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry. He also completed a one year hospital based General Practice Residency at Michael Reese Hospital & Medical Center in Chicago. He has maintained his private General Dental Practice at the Harbour Pointe Dental Building since 1990. Dr. Vacca is a member of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, Richmond Dental Society, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Virginia Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, and serves as president of the Midlothian Dental Study Club. Dr. Vacca and his wife Diane live in Midlothian and have three sons: Joe and his wife Kara (both Va. Tech Class of 2012), live in New Jersey; Will (Va. Tech Class of 2014) is currently in Dental School at V.C.U. (Class of 2019); and Dominic (Virginia Tech Class of 2017) who is currently in Medical School at V.C.O.M. (Class of 2022).
Sue, Dental Hygienist
Sue has been with our practice since February, 1997. She received her dental hygiene degree from William Rainey Harper College in Palatine IL and has been practicing dental hygiene for over 30 years. She is the mother of 2 and resides in the Midlothian area.
Sherrie, Office Manager
Sherrie has been with our practice since December 2005. She has been in the dental field since 1993. Sherrie is married with 3 boys and resides in the Midlothian area.
Marianne, Patient Coordinator
Marianne has been with our practice since November 2007. She has a background in Oral Surgery and worked in hospice care for over 8 years serving the Richmond community. Marianne is married with three children and resides in the Midlothian area.
Michele, Dental Assistant
Michele joined our practice in August 2012. She has over 20 years of experience. Michele is married with 2 boys and resides in the Midlothian area.
Susan, Dental Hygienist
Susan has been with our practice since August 2014. She received her dental hygiene degree from Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville FL and has been practicing dental hygiene for over 23 years. Susan is married with three children and resides in the Midlothian area.
Taylor, Dental Assistant
Taylor has been with our practice since July 2017. She has a background in Oral Surgery. She is attending JTCC and plans to go to VCU for Hygiene school.