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Welcome to the Practice of Richard W. Bates, DDS

Full-service dental care for a healthy mouth and a healthy smile!

At the office of Richard Bates, DDS, we provide preventive, restorative, and esthetic dental care for patients of all ages.

What makes our practice unique?

  • We deliver quality comprehensive dental care, providing patients with early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of oral health issues.
  • Dr. Bates uses the newest technology to diagnose tooth decay, gum disease, oral cancers, and other oral health issues in order to provide better treatments that protect and preserve your teeth.
  • Our practice has convenient office hours, making it easy for our patients to make appointments without rearranging their already busy schedules.
  • We are straightforward, thorough, and informative. Patients are never left in the dark; we keep our patients informed of their progress every step of the way.
  • We are up-to-date on the latest technologies and are proud to offer: CEREC® same-day crowns, Opalescence® teeth whitening, and sleep apnea and snoring prevention treatments.

At the office of Dr. Richard Bates, our goal is to deliver the best dental treatments, sooner. We want our patients to experience the benefits of a healthier mouth and a healthier smile.

Serving Colonial Heights, Petersburg, and Chester, VA - Dr. Richard Bates and his team offers general, family, and cosmetic dental care for children, teens, and adults. Contact our Colonial Heights dental office today to book an appointment!