Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome to Nola W Harrington, DMD, PC, Your Dentist in Ashland, VA

In our practice, we provide caring, individual attention to our patients with a deep commitment to building trust and excellence in dental care. Our priority is your comfort and safety.

Dr. Nola W. Harrington provides all family and general dental services with an emphasis on cosmetic and reconstructive treatments including dental implants.

We provide:

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Dental Implants
  • Crowns
  • Veneers
  • Tooth Colored Fillings
  • Family & General Dental Services

We will be pleased to provide more information about our services and treatments, just call today!!

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Meet Our Doctor

  • Dr.
    Nola Harrington

    Dr. Nola W. 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 provides a full range of family and general dental services.

    She is an active member of the American Dental Association,the Virginia Dental Association and the Richmond Dental Society. Dr. Harrington taught for 10 years as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the  Medical College of Virginia.  

    Dr. Harrington enjoys golf, skiing, and hiking. Most importantly, she enjoys time with family as she and her husband, Dr. W.G. Harrington are recent grandparents!

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  • Veneers

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  • Overview

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See What Patients Say About Us

    Smile of Virginia provides a clean and soothing environment, friendly capable staff, and options for various levels of treatment. In this time of COVID19 concerns every possible element for clean and safe rooms, equipment, and procedures is used.

    Virginia H.

    Best experience I've ever had at a dental office. Dr. Harrington is extremely knowledgeable and can explain things in a comforting way for the layman, and Michelle is wonderful, friendly, and patient. My highest recommendation!

    Alvin M.

    Smile of Va and Dr. Harrington is very thoughtful and considerate of their patients. I respect her opinion and experience. Staff are equally as nice.
    I highly recommend Dr. Harrington.

    Eddie D.

    Dr. Harrington and staff are friendly, caring and compassionate! Highly recommend!

    Brandi S.

    Best dental practice around. I love Dr. Harrington, she is an incredible dentist!

    Carl T.

    Professional, warm and friendly environment. Competent and excellent care. Goes above and beyond anticipating the needs of the patient. Would recommend this dentistry establishment to take care of your needs!!!!

    Carolyn M.

    Very impressed with my recent visit to Smile of Virginia. Everyone very professional and caring. Would highly recommend.

    Linda B.

    I love "Smile" with Dr. Harrington and staff .A highly professional office. It's being with old friends and new friends. I have been coming for over 30 years. It shows that they really care about your health and well being.

    Marilyn M.

    The whole team works great! Sharon and Linda are a pleasure to talk to and get assistance from. Raven does a great job assisting Dr. Harrington. Dr. Harrington is always on her A game. The staff is friendly and down to earth. They make you feel comfortable and at ease. If you want a great dentist, you need to see Dr. Harrington!

    Robyn L.

    Smile of Virginia is the cleanest dental office I've ever been to. Every room has an air purifier. Very modern look and feel that makes you feel relaxed about getting dental work done. Dr. Harrington has very great taste.

    Minh N.

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