Fredericksburg Smile Center is proud and delighted to announce that it has acquired the dental practice of Dr. Nola W. Harrington in Ashland, Virginia. Dr. Harrington has been a member of the dental profession since 1985, when she graduated from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. Upon graduation, Dr. Harrington had advanced training in an oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at Woodhull Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Harrington will continue to see patients at the Ashland location and assist Dr. Butterworth in this exciting new transition.
The ”New” Ashland Smile Center
In keeping with the Fredericksburg Smile Center brand, the “new” Ashland Smile Center will also have the latest and most technologically advanced dental and oral hygiene services. Services will include Invisalign, Restorative Dentistry, TMJ + Myofascial Pain, Oral Surgery and Implants, Sedation Dentistry, Cosmetic Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry, Endodontics and Orthodontics. With the addition of one of the Ashland area’s few state of the art Sidexis CBCT 3D imaging system, patients will be able to acquire all their imaging needs in either location. Ashland Smile Center will also continue to provide patients with a superior patient experience, including online insurance checker, online payments and a host of patient engagement services such as appointment reminders and scheduling alerts.
For those of you unfamiliar with Dr. Butterworth’s background. He is the son of Fredericksburg Smile Center founder Dr. Cathie Hidalgo. Dr. Butterworth, is now the dentist/owner of Fredericksburg Smile Center and Ashland Smile Center. “Dr. B”, as he is often called by patients and staff, is a native of Virginia. He grew up in Bowling Green and Fredericksburg where he graduated from Fredericksburg Academy. Dr. Butterworth attended The College of Charleston and graduated with a B.S. in Biology and received minors in Political Science and Spanish. He received his D.D.S from Howard University College of Dentistry in 2015. Upon graduation, Dr. Butterworth completed a General Practice Residency at the Portland-VA Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. Working with veterans, he has extensive training in hospital dentistry and clinical experience with medically compromised patients. In addition to specialized work in all fields of dentistry, Dr. Butterworth’s training includes advanced anesthesia and pain control, implants, TMJ disorders, dental oncology and emergency medicine. In his free time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, golf, tennis, cooking and traveling. Dr. B. is married to Mary Catherine Butterworth and they have two children, 3 year old Isla and 1 year old Kelly.
Dr. Butterworth is looking forward to continuing the extreme high quality of care that Dr. Harrington has always afforded her patients. Dr. Butterworth and Dr. Harrington have committed to work together to continue to enhance every patient’s dental experience and provide a seamless transition for patients. Dr. Butterworth and the team at both Fredericksburg Smile Center and Ashland Smile Center are excited to continue to serve you.