Welcome to Ivoir Smiles Dentistry
Patient-Oriented Midlothian Family Dentistry
Have you ever been to a dental office where patients are actually excited to undergo treatment? At Ivoir Smiles Dentistry, it’s our goal to make patients look forward to their regular hygienic appointments. Led by a team of dedicated professionals, our practice is devoted to improving your oral health with a caring and personal approach. By mindfully addressing your personal concerns, we’re able to offer dental care that truly makes a difference in our patients lives.
We believe amazing family dentistry is a balance of caring professionals and competitive prices.
Meet Your Richmond Dentist
Dr. Hendrick Tafo-Tabue, DDS
Our office is owned and operated by Dr. Hendrick Tafo Tabue, DDS. A dental graduate from the University of Abidjan School of Dentistry in the Ivory Coast in 2003, he also studied advanced orthodontics in Lille, France before moving to the United States. Once in the US, he completed his general practice residency at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio.
Dr. Tabue’s life-long passion for dental care began as a child. At a young age, he fell victim to excruciating mouth pain caused by a tooth infection. After receiving treatment from his local dentist he was relieved of the pain, but the memory of the experience stayed with him into adulthood. He knows from a first-hand perspective how scary it can be to visit a dental professional, but also knows how wonderful you can feel after having your teeth cared for by an expert. This understanding drives our entire staff to work extra hard to our patients as comfortable during their treatments. Dr. Tabue always welcomes your feedback, personal requests, and questions during your appointment.
In his personal time, the Dr. enjoys furthering his education in the dental field and spending time with his wife and twin daughters.
Dr. Tabue takes personal ownership of each of his patients’ oral and dental condition and makes sure to address his patients’ chief complaint. When the thorough assessment of a patients’ oral condition leads to an indisputable diagnosis, multiple options of treatment might be available. Dr. Tabue will present his patients with the available treatment options and will ONLY recommend options that are NECESSARY. We utilize up-to-date dental technology and all patients receive the highest standards of care.
Become a Patient
Helping people correct and maintain their oral health is our ultimate reward. Our Midlothian family dentists are here to help with everything from regular teeth cleanings to restorative treatments. We encourage you to speak with a member of our team to learn more about taking charge of your oral health. If you’re ready to become a patient, visit our office or contact us now at (804) 897-8550.
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Our Dental Services
We want you to have healthy teeth for life. To give our patients the highest quality, most well-rounded dental care available, we specialize in a number of hygienic and orthodontic treatments. Check out our most popular services.
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Our preventative treatments start with dental exams and x-rays. If needed, sealants, teeth cleaning, fluoride treatments, and at-home oral care information are also available.
Damaged teeth don’t have to stay that way. Our variety of restorative services can transform your smile into something you are proud of.
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Gum disease does more than just harm the soft tissue of your mouth, it can cause infection and tooth loss as well. Treating periodontal disease immediately after symptoms appear is the best way to ensure your oral health isn’t permanently impacted. If you suspect you are suffering from some type of gum disease, contact us today.
Orthodontic treatment is perfect for people who have overlapping or crooked teeth, and individuals with severe over and under bites. Surprisingly, orthodontic treatments do more than just improve the appearance of your smile, they can also reduce the likelihood of cavities and gum disease.
What Our Patients Are Saying About Us
I can say that my experience with Dr Tafo- Tabue and the staff has been very pleasant for about 2 years. The professionalism is spot on. Our experience with with appointments has been in a fashion that works with us where we can walk right in and begin our scheduled appointment right away.
Very friendly people. Very happy with the work and care of Dr. Tabue.
Honestly a great place to get your teeth worked on, Dr. tabue is a very knowledgeable dentist would definitely recommend going here.
Dr. Tafo-Tabue was absolutely amazing. He and his staff are very knowledgeable and caring. I got my wisdom teeth taken out here and although I was initially scared, they went over everything thoroughly and made sure I was comfortable during the visit. I haven’t been to a dentist in quite a few years but will most definitely continue visiting this office.
Absolutely love this office. This practice makes you feel like family and are always sweet and friendly. The staff really make you feel at ease and my kids actually enjoy going to the dentist. SO glad I switched over!
Dr. Tabue is very passionate about what does and is thorough with his work. I feel very comfortable with him taking care of my teeth. I’m grateful for his service. The front desk personels and assistants are also wonderful!
Excellent service as usual
The dentist and all the staff that work there are really great. The dentist takes the time to explain everything and give you options. I have never felt pressured or hurried. I had the worst toothache ever and when I called and told them they got me in that morning this was after I had seen the dentist a few times for routine care so it wasn’t just to get another customer. They really care. They have worked with my insurance company and always get me a good estimate of the benefits and what I have to pay out of pocket. This office is diverse just like the community. my wife and I feel welcome here and we trust them.
Very kind staff and amazing dentist. Dr T is so passionate about his work and his patients. Love this place!
Dr. Malik is thorough and caring. She checked in many times to make sure of my comfort, gave ideas for teeth care (without judgement!)…just as you would expect at the dentist’s office. This was my second visit here and hope to stay with Dr. Malik for years to come!