Jeff T. Blackburn D.D.S., F.A.G.D.
Dr. Jeff Blackburn is an award winning dentist known throughout Richmond, Virginia as one of the best general and cosmetic dentists in the area. For the past 30 plus years, he has worked diligently to evolve his practice into a state-of-the-art facility that offers comprehensive, individualized care for dramatically improving the oral health and appearance of patient’s teeth and gums. Since its inception, more than 20,000 patients have come to South River Dentistry to benefit from Dr. Blackburn’s treatment philosophy and care.
After he graduated from Medical College of Virginia / Virginia Commonwealth University with his DDS degree, Dr. Blackburn established South River Dentistry in Midlothian in 1985. Since opening his practice, he has continued his strong commitment to providing the highest-quality cosmetic dentistry, advanced dental care, and customer service in the Richmond area. As one of a select group of research evaluators with Clinical Research Associates (and their publication Clinicians Report), one of the largest independent dental research organizations in the world, Dr. Blackburn gains exposure and experience with some of the most innovative techniques and technology in dentistry today.
Dr. Blackburn has been recognized with a Fellowship Award from the Academy of General Dentistry and has received the distinction of being named One of America’s Top Dentists. He is also a renowned national speaker, lecturing frequently for business and dental professionals on topics including personal motivation and practice management.
Dr. Blackburn and his wife, Jennifer, share six children and reside in Midlothian, Virginia. He has always been extremely active in the Richmond community through coaching multiple AAU baseball teams, basketball teams, and high school baseball. He is proud to use his professional skills as the team dentist for the Richmond Flying Squirrels. In addition to his community activities, Dr. Blackburn also contributes his time to the Massey Cancer Center as a spokesperson, supporter, and fundraiser.
Areas of Practice
Comprehensive, Preventive, Restorative, Cosmetic including Porcelain Veneers and Sedation Dentistry Treatments
B.S. – 1981 Weber State University
D.D.S. – 1985 MCV/VCU School of Dentistry
TBSE “Turning Adversity into Opportunity”
Excellence in Dentistry
Love Dentistry Audio Series- “When Times Get Tough” A Conversation with Dr. Richard Madow
National Motivational and Practice Management Speaker
Honors and Awards
Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry
Fellow, Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation
Listed in “America’s Top Dentists”
Research Evaluator for Clinical Research Associates and their publication, Clinicians Report
DOCS Outstanding Humanitarian Award
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Dental Association
Virginia Dental Association
Member and Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry
Member and Past Board Member of Richmond Dental Society
Member and Past President of the Richmond Dental Study Club
Academy of Computerized Dentistry
National Lecturer and Motivational Speaker
National Spokesperson for Oral Cancer Cause
Member American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Member of Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation
Member of Virginia Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
Member of the Dr. Gordon Christensen International Study Club
Massey Cancer Center Speaker’s Bureau
Team Dentist Richmond Flying Squirrels Baseball Team (S F Giants AA)
Founding Board Member of the Weaver Athletic Association
Former High School and AAU Baseball Coach
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