Dr. Scott Duff III, DDS

Dr. Scott Duff III, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Dr. Scott Duff III, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from MCV Hosp-Med Coll Va in 1992 and practices dentistry.Read his story

4909 Grove Ave

Richmond, VA 23226

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connection Dental
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Duff III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Duff III "Dr. Duff grew up right here in Richmond, Virginia. After graduating from The Collegiate Schools in 1982, he attended The University of Georgia receiving a B.S. in Chemistry. He returned to Richmond to work in an agricultural laboratory as a soil chemist. In 1987, he married his college sweetheart, Cheryl and then began his dental career the following year at The Medical College of Virginia. Upon completion of his dental degree in 1992, he became an associate in the practice with his father, J. Scott Duff, Jr. and Dr. Rob Cox. He was a part-time instructor at the MCV/VCU Dental school from 1994-2000. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Richmond Dental Association, and the Richmond Interdisciplinary Dental Study club. In his spare time Dr. Duff enjoys family time with his wife, Cheryl and his two sons, Jay and Christopher. He maintains leadership roles in the Boy Scouts and is an active member of River Road Presbyterian Church. He loves to participate in all sports, but especially loves sailing/racing on their beach catamaran, biking, and woodworking."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Duff III "Now as a division of Central Virginia Dental Care, PLC, Drs. Duff and Cox, along with their highly trained staff, are committed to creating a friendly environment where you and your family can receive the individualized care you need. From routine, preventative care, to more complex procedures, our team will provide you with the knowledge you need to help maintain your oral health and to achieve all of your restorative and cosmetic needs."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

64  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Facial Pain
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Receding Gums
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries


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41  Procedures

  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dentures
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Lesion Removal
  • Mouthguards
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Root Canal
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Recording
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • MCV Hosp-Med Coll Va
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Duff III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Duff III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Association, Member
  • Richmond Dental Association, Member
  • Richmond Interdisciplinary Dental Study club, Member

Dr. Duff III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Duff III to family and friends
108 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (108)

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Dr. Duff III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This office is AWESOME!
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Friendly staff who is always willing to help in whatever way is needed. Dr. Duff is very thorough and professional. All the hygienists are great!!
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