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Experience a Revolution in Orthodontic Treatment

Dr. Suzanne Dennis

Dr. Dennis is dedicated to advancing orthodontic care through innovation and patient-centered treatment. She believes that integrating the latest technologies not only enhances the effectiveness of treatments but also significantly improves the patient experience. With her eye on efficiency, convenience, and comfort, Dr. Dennis has used her years of experience to successfully incorporate cutting-edge technologies like artificial intelligence, digital scanning, and 3D printing in her approach toward orthodontics. Her treatment arsenal includes LightForce Clear Braces, 3M Clarity Aligners, and Digital Monitoring. By combining these cutting-edge orthodontic treatments, Dr. Dennis is now able to provide treatments that are shorter, require fewer office visits, and are more comfortable and aesthetically pleasing.


Our Commitment to Excellence

Dr. Dennis and her dedicated team are not only skilled in the latest orthodontic practices but are also steadfast in their commitment to continuing education and using state-of-the-art equipment. Our office adheres to stringent sterilization protocols to ensure the highest level of patient safety and care.


We invite you to join our family of satisfied patients who have trusted Dr. Suzanne Dennis with their smiles. Whether you’re considering orthodontic care for yourself or your child, contact us today to schedule a consultation and discover how we can assist you in achieving a beautiful, healthy smile.

About Us

Advanced Technology

LLightForce Braces

LightForce braces offer a superior orthodontic experience through the use of cutting-edge digital technology. Similar to clear aligner treatments, the process begins with a precise digital scan of the teeth and mouth. This scan allows advanced software to design brackets that are custom-fit for each tooth, ensuring precise and efficient movement to the desired position.

Unlike traditional one-size-fits-all braces, LightForce brackets are individually tailored to fit each person’s unique dental structure. This high level of customization allows for more efficient tooth movement, potentially shortening treatment times and reducing the number of office visits needed. The personalized fit of LightForce braces ensures that teeth are guided into their exact positions for optimal results.

Additionally, LightForce brackets are less noticeable, blending seamlessly with natural teeth. This makes them a discreet and aesthetically pleasing option for those seeking effective orthodontic solutions. Overall, LightForce braces represent a significant advancement in orthodontics, providing tailored, comfortable, and efficient treatment that surpasses traditional methods.

3M Clarity Aligners


3M Clarity Aligners offer a cutting-edge approach to orthodontic treatment, leveraging decades of expertise in plastic manufacturing. Unlike other aligner systems, 3M utilizes two proprietary plastics with different levels of rigidity, allowing for more precise and effective tooth movement. This advanced material technology enables Clarity Aligners to address a wider range of alignment issues, making them a versatile choice for patients seeking comprehensive orthodontic care. 

3M Clarity Aligners are only available through certified orthodontists. This ensures that patients are treated by highly trained professionals who specialize in orthodontics.

3M Clarity Aligners can be integrated with other orthodontic treatments, such as braces to tackle more complex alignment issues. This versatility is particularly beneficial for patients with severe misalignments, offering a comprehensive solution that other aligner systems may not accommodate.

Dental Monitoring


This innovative system uses AI,  propritary hardware along with your cell phone and the Dental Monitoring app to allow patients to scan their teeth and send the images to our office for review in between appointments. This technology enables us to monitor patients between appointments, creating flexibility for in-person visits and allows us to spot potential issues before they become significant problems. With photo time-lapse technology, we can visibly track treatment progress towards the desired outcome. Additionally, this system provides accountability, ensuring that treatment stays on track with fewer office visits needed helping to finish treatment on time or potentially early.

3M Victory Braces


We still offer tradition metal braces. 
Modern metal brackets are smaller and less noticeable than the notorious “train track” braces that many adults remember. We use 3M Victory Low Profile Brackets, which are one of the best on the market.

Teen with Victory Braces
Our Technology
Dental Monitoring
Victory Braces


Years of Experience


Smiling  Patients


Years of Higher Education


Great Orthodontist

Our Team

Dr. Suzanne Dennis


Vicki Brown

Scheduling Coordinator

Angie Fincham

Orthodontic Assistant

Judy Riner

Billing Coordinator

Jordan Barbour

Orthodontic Assistant

Tabitha Shifflett

Treatment Coordinator

Abbie Britton

Orthodontic Assistant

Our Team


I can honestly say that I wouldn't have gone through this process without Dr. Dennis.  She has been un-phased by my complicated dental needs.  Her knowledge, skill and organization have been beyond valuable to me and the entire team involved.  Thank you for being an amazing point person.  My smile will remind me of your fabulous work from many years to come.

Bridget - Adult Surgery Patient

Braces are not bad at all. I loved mine, and didn’t want to get mine off. I had the regular braces, not Invisalign. I loved the rubber bands and the colors


The entire team at Dr. Dennis' office is SUPERB!  Professional, clear communications and frankly just pleasant.  I looked forward to every visit and never felt I was being "up sold" on anything and always felt like I was a top priority when I was in the office.  Plus above all - my teeth look phenomenal !!  They delivered everything they promised and more.  I would recommend to anyone need dental care!


Happy Patients


Our Address

895 Rio East Court, Suite A

Charlottesville, VA 22901


Telephone: 434-973-4446

Opening Hours

Monday         7:30 AM–4 PM

Tuesday         8:30 AM–4:30 PM

Wednesday   8:30 AM–4:30 PM

Thursday       8:30 AM–4 PM

Friday             8:30 AM–12PM

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