Ryan M. Buckwalter, DDS, FICOI
Thomas M. Starkey, DDS (ReTIRED)

1420 Greenbrier Place
Charlottesville, VA 22901

434.973.2224

Areas We Serve

Albemarle County

Albemarle County is located in the Piedmont region of the Commonwealth of Virginia and is situates among the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Its location offers easy access to airports, rail service and highway networks. It offers a strong educational, commercial, and recreational resources for all of those who live and work there. We are honored to serve such a wonderful county with our dental services.  Learn more about our services in Albemarle County, Virginia.

Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge, Virginia is a census-designated place in Botetourt County. It is home to the Blue Ridge Mountains, one of the most beautiful and emblematic locations of the American landscape. Due to its location and elevation in the mountains, Blue Ridge offers a mid climate that is comfortable year round. We are proud to serve Blue Ridge with our family dental services. Whether you are in need of routine dental care or complex oral rehabilitation, come visit us at Hillcrest Dental, and let us put a smile on your face. Learn more about our services in Blue Ridge, Virginia.

Cville

Home to the iconic University of Virgina, Charlottesville, colloquially Cville, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The city is situated within the upper Piedmont Plateau, at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and at the headwaters of the Rivanna River. It offers many great activities with a unique experience in a wonderful setting.  Our office has a legacy of providing Cville with top quality dental care since 1953 and we are proud to serve such a magnificent city. Learn more about our services in Cville, Virginia.

Charlottesville

Charlottesville is centrally located in the eastern foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the central Virginia region. It offers many great activities with a unique experience in a wonderful setting.  Our office has a legacy of providing Charlottesville with top quality dental care since 1953 and we are proud to serve such a magnificent city. Learn more about our services in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Crozet

Just west of Charlottesville, Crozet, Virginia is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Its exquisite natural scenery is one of its distinguishing features. Crozet offers many amusing activities for the outdoor enthusiast. We love serving the city of Crozet with our outstanding dental services. At Hillcrest Dental, we strive to treat our family of patients with personalized, patient-centered care, ensuring smiles for generations to come. Learn more about our services in Crozet, Virginia.

Greene County

Greene County, Virginia is a fast growing gateway between dynamic Northern Virginia and Charlottesville. With the county centrally located to so many wonderful venues, it offers many delightful attractions. Visit presidential homes, wineries, potteries, antique shopping and national parks within a short distance away. The county offers the sunning beauty of the Piedmont and the Blue Ridge Mountains for its residents and visitors. We are honored to serve the great area of Greene County with our family dental services. Learn more about our services in Greene County, Virginia.

Hooville

Hooville, Cville, or more formally, the City of Charlottesville is home to the Hoos of the University of Virginia. Here you can enjoy charming boutiques, antique shops, antiquarian bookstores, distinguished local wineries, and small towns nearby filled with pleasant surprises. We love serving the great area of Hooville. At Hillcrest Dental, we strive to treat our Hooville family of patients with personalized, patient-centered care, ensuring smiles for generations to come. Learn more about our services in Hooville, Virginia.

Monticello

Located just outside of Charlottesville, Monticello was the primary plantation and home of Thomas Jefferson. Situated on the summit of an 850-foot high peak in the Southwest Mountains south of the Rivanna Gap, the name Monticello derives from the Italian for “little mount”. We are proud to serve Monticello’s surrounding areas. Whether you are in need of routine dental care or complex oral rehabilitation, come visit us at Hillcrest Dental, and let us put a smile on your face. Learn more about our services in Monticello, Virginia.

Piedmont

The Piedmont region of Virginia runs across the middle of the state from north to south. It is largely characterized by rolling hills and numerous ridges near the boundary of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Follow scenic roads through expanses of farmland, orchards and horse farms bordered by centuries-old stone fences. Walk the main streets of the region’s historic towns and villages, and explore the restaurants, from casual to elegant, the galleries, antique shops and other stores. We are honored to serve the great region of Piedmont. Learn more about our services in Piedmont, Virginia.

Ruckersville

Ruckersville, Virginia is a census-designated place in Greene County, located in a rural area north of Charlottesville. This area lies amongst hills, mountain views, trees and farmland. Discover the captivating sceneries and wonderful activities that Ruckersville offers. We love providing our dental services to such a elegant rural area. Our office has a legacy of providing Ruckersville with top quality dental care since 1953. Learn more about our services in Ruckersville, Virginia.

Waynesboro

Waynesboro is centrally located in Virginia, in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Situated closely at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the area is sure to earn a special place in your heart. Visitors are pleased to discover an abundance of shopping and dining alternatives. Waynesboro is also know for its strong sense of family and community. We are proud to serve the outstanding community of Waynesboro. At Hillcrest Dental, we strive to treat our family of patients with personalized, patient-centered care, ensuring smiles for generations to come. Learn more about our services in Waynesboro, Virginia.

Barboursville

Part of the Ablemarle, Greene, and Orange County Barboursville is an amazing place.  With businesses, locations and people unique only to the area, Barboursville is truly a one of a kind place.  Barboursville and the surrounding areas have always been part of our home, and we are proud to serve the areas dental needs. We are here for you and your family.  Learn more about our dental services in Barboursville, VA.

Orange County

Orange County is centrally located in the eastern foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the central Virginia region. It offers many great activities with a unique experience in a wonderful setting.  Our office has a legacy of providing Orange County with top quality dental care since 1953 and we are proud to serve such a magnificent city. Learn more about our services in Orange County, Virginia.

Fluvanna County

Placed in the Piedmont region of Virginia, Fluvanna County has a population of 26,594. The residents of this area not only enjoy the Arts and Crafts Galleries, but also the various outdoor activities and lakes. If you live in Fluvanna County and are searching for a great dentist, Hillcrest Dental is here to help. Learn more about our services in Fluvanna County, Virginia.

Louisa County

With a combination of great public schools, housing, and diversity Louisa County is a popular choice of residence for young professionals and families. At Hillcrest Dental we are proud to provide our dental services to the community in Louisa County. If you want to schedule an appointment or contact our highly qualified staff visit our website. Learn more about our services in Louisa County, Virginia.

Gordonsville

Located just 19 miles from the city of Charlottesville, Gordonsville is a town in Orange County, Virginia and currently has a population of 1,758. Due to the area as well as resources, many families and retirees choose to live here. Whether you are in need of routine dental care or complex oral rehabilitation, come visit us at Hillcrest Dental. Learn more about our services in Gordonsville, Virginia.

Nelson County

Located in Virginia, Nelson County is a great area for families with only a little over 15,000 residents. The county offers mountainous terrains due to being situated in the Blue Ride Mountains allowing for no shortage of outdoor activities. If you and your family live in Nelson County come visit Hillcrest Dental for all your dental needs. Learn more about our services in Nelson County, Virginia.

Buckingham County

Buckingham County, Virginia is a rural county just south of the James River. While the area was established in 1761 and began as farmland, it has since grown in population and development. At Hillcrest Dental, we strive to treat our family of patients with personalized, patient-centered care, ensuring smiles for generations to come. Learn more about our services in Buckingham County, Virginia.

Staunton

Staunton, Virginia offers the amenities of a big town while also full of art, history, and nature. Known for being a great walking city, the neighborhood provides shops, restaurants, and a charming old town that residents and visitors enjoy. If you are looking for a great dentist, visit or call our office in Charlottesville today. Learn more about our services in Staunton, Virginia.

Lake Monticello

Located in a gated community with over 10,000 residents, Lake Monticello combines rural living with present-day amenities providing for a high quality of life. Although there are many things to do near this community, those who live in Lake Monticello do so, in order to enjoy the lake activities while being nearby the Charlottesville shops and restaurants. At Hillcrest Dental we are proud to serve such a wonderful community. Learn more about our services in Lake Monticello, Virginia.

Keswick

Keswick, Virginia is the countryside of Charlottesville. Even though this community is situated just 9 miles east of the city, residents feel immersed in the country due to the open lands, horses, and trees that comprise it. From vineyards and farms to scenic drives, those who visit Keswick will enjoy the peaceful and slow-pace living. At Hillcrest Dental, we strive to treat our Keswick patients with personalized, patient-centered care, ensuring smiles for generations to come. Learn more about our services in Keswick, Virginia.

Madison

Madison, Virginia is a small town located 28 miles from Charlottesville. With 241 residents, Madison is known for being a great town that cares about the families and children that live there. From schools with dedicated teachers to a mix between country and culture, Madison offers that small town friendliness while being nearby the city and its amenities. Learn more about our services in Madison, Virginia.

Dyke

Dyke, Virginia is a town approximately 35 minutes from the city of Charlottesville. With a population of a little over 1,000 residents, Dyke is less family-centric compared to its surrounding towns. At Hillcrest Dental, we are proud to serve the surround communities of Charlottesville. Learn more about our services in Dyke, Virginia.

Scottsville

Scottsville is a town with 571 residents in Virginia. Located in Albemarle County, Scottsville is one of the best places to live in Virginia for those looking to retire. `Learn more about our services in Scottsville, Virginia.

Earlysville

Earlysville, Virginia is a neighborhood in Charlottesville with around 5,000 residents. Those who live in this area enjoy the outdoor activities and views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. If you want to live in a quiet neighborhood with easy access to the city, then Earlysville is a great place to reside. Our experienced staff at Hillcrest Dental is proud to serve the Earlysville area. Learn more about our services in Earlysville, Virginia.

Madison County

Madison County is a beautiful, historic, and exciting region in Virginia. From outdoor activities such as wineries and hiking trails, to fine dining and shops, this charming county provides residents with a high quality of life. If you live in Madison County, visit our website today to learn more about our dental services. Learn more about our services in Madison County, Virginia.

Venable

Venable, Charlottesville is a gorgeous area right on the edge of student housing, while still being far enough from the hustle and bustle of the city. Known as the hub of Charlottesville, Venable offers residents with plenty of activities and amenities making for a high quality of life. If you want to schedule an appointment or contact our highly qualified staff visit our website. Learn more about our services in Venable, Virginia.

Belmont

Belmont is a classic neighborhood in Charlottesville with over 4,000 residents. Those who live in this area enjoy a variety of architecture, houses, and businesses while being close to the Downtown cultural scene. From boutique shops to quaint coffee shops, Belmont is a beloved neighborhood. Belmont and the surrounding areas have always been part of our home, and we are proud to serve the areas dental needs. We are here for you and your family. Learn more about our services in Belmont, Virginia.

Fry’s Springs

Fry’s Springs is a neighborhood located in the southwest corner of Charlottesville, VA. Originally a tourist attraction, Fry’s Springs has developed over the years into a beautiful neighborhood housing families, young professionals, and students. Whether you are in need of routine dental care or complex oral rehabilitation, come visit us at Hillcrest Dental. Learn more about our services in Fry’s Springs, Virginia.

Greenbrier

Greenbrier is located in Charlottesville, VA and mainly includes single-family homes. Being a great place to raise a family Greenbrier makes sure to feature strong schools and maintained recreation areas. From McIntire Park to the Seminole Square Shopping Center, this area offers a variety of parks, retail and grocery venues. If you want to schedule an appointment for yourself or your family contact our highly qualified staff. Learn more about our services in Greenbrier, Virginia.

Lovingston

Named the courthouse town, Lovingston, Virginia is the perfect example of small-town America. Located in Nelson County, Lovingston is beloved by history buffs due to it’s historic buildings and past events. Whether you want to go shopping, enjoy a nice meal, or explore this town provides it all. At Hillcrest Dental we are proud to serve such a wonderful community. Learn more about our services in Lovingston, Virginia.

White Hall

Located in Albemarle County, this community is home to more than 18,000 residents. While known for being a farming community with a beautiful winery, White Hall is situated just 25 minutes from the city of Charlottesville. If you live in White Hall, call Hillcrest Dental to schedule your next or first appointment with us today. Learn more about our services in White Hall, Virginia.

Fifeville

With over 2,000 residents, Fifeville is a popular neighborhood in Charlottesville, VA. With a great elementary schools and daycares, this area is great for young families. Whether you want to visit the city or enjoy the parks and other amenties of Fifeville, this neighborhood provides a high quality of life. If you live in Fifeville, call Hillcrest Dental to schedule your next or first appointment with us today. Learn more about our services in Fifeville, Charlottesville, Virginia.

Pantops

Located along the Blue Ridge Mountains, Pantops, Virginia provides suburban living for those who want to reside near Charlottesville. Situated across the Rivanna River, this area includes one of the largest malls in west-central Virginia as well as a diverse range of resturants. If you live around Pantops and want to schedule an appointment for yourself or your family contact our highly qualified staff. Learn more about our services in Pantops, Virginia.

Verona

Verona, Virginia is placed in Augusta County just 40 minutes from our main office in Charlottesville. With a population of a little under 4,000 residents, Verona offers those that reside there a peaceful quality of life while still having acccess to several stores and amentities. Whether you are in need of routine dental care or complex oral rehabilitation, come visit us at Hillcrest Dental. Learn more about our services in Verona, Virginia.

  • "I am very pleased with how my appointment went yesterday. Everyone was really friendly. They explained everything to me about the procedure and stayed late to assure I was comfortable with the work I had done. Dr Ryan Buckwalter and his assistants were awesome. I highly recommend them for any dental work. Thank you."

    Donnette M.

  • "I was having toothache pain in my lower jaw. I called the next day to make an appointment and was given an appointment time for the very next day. I saw Dr. Ryan, who is knowledgeable, caring and has great people skills with his patients. I made another appointment to come back and have the work done."

    Denise K.

  • “Dr. Buckwalter and his assistant did a wonderful job with our 8 year old today. While they were busy talking teeth, my 3 year old was enjoying his new lip balm and balloon! Finished up with a treat from Starbucks with our gift card. So glad our kiddos don’t fear the dentist. More like they want to keep stopping in."

    Logan D.

  • “Unbelievable experience with Dr. Ryan Buckwalter. Night and Day difference from my last dental experience with another dentist. I no longer fear the dentist!”

    David S.