Innovative and Caring

Erika Mason, DDS - Richmond DentistRichmond dentist, Erika Mason, D.D.S. has spent the past 25 years building her practice on a foundation of innovation, exceptional patient care, comfort and trust.

Dr. Mason provides general dentistry and progressive dental techniques, including treatment of sleep apnea, short-term orthodontics, porcelain veneers, crowns, implants, bleaching and reconstruction — all with the aid of the most advanced technology.

Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics logoHer expertise and advanced training earned her an advisory position for 3M ESPE on the “Council of Innovative Dentistry.” This international group of advisers tests and reports on emerging products in the industry. She’s also served as a contributing writer and expert for articles published in various industry publications, such as the Contemporary Esthetics and Restorative Practice Dental Economics, both widely respected trade magazines. Dr. Mason is a member of ACEsthetics, a group of dentists who educate and promote leading-edge technology in dentistry. She has taken numerous continuing education courses to continue to keep up with the latest and greatest in dentistry.

A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth’s University School of Dentistry, Dr. Mason’s practice serves individuals and families throughout Richmond, Midothian and Central Virginia. She travels in the dental circuit to lecture and conduct seminars, and is passionate about helping other dentists excel in the field of dental health. Her enthusiasm and excitement for a career she loves has been Dr. Mason’s cornerstones in her life. She continues to strive for excellence with a remarkable approach to creating happy, satisfied patients who love to smile.

Giving Back

VCU DentistryDr. Mason taught at the VCU School of Dentistry in the “Private Practice Simulation Clinic” teaching senior dental students.

Dr. Mason and her assistants volunteered for 1 1/2 years, helping different branches of the military get ready to be deployed to Iraq & Afghanistan, by providing checkups for US soliders on weekends.

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Past-president of VADSM, Virginia Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, the local VA chapter for sleep medicine. VADSM
Member of ACEsthetics a group of fellow dentists who educate and promote leading-edge technology in dentistry. Dr. Mason is also a distinguished member of FACE, a recognition given to fellowship members of ACE who undertake a more rigorous training in ACE. FACE
Member of AADSM, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine –an organization that provides collaboration, resources and professional guidelines in the treatment of sleep apnea with the dental oral appliances. Dr. Mason is currently completing her diplomate status for the AADSM. AADSM
Member of AASM, American Academy of Sleep Medicine. AASM
Member of NSF, National Sleep Foundation. NSF
Member of VASM, Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine.
ACSDD, Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines ACSDD Logo
ABDSM, American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine ABDSM Logo
Creator and instructor for Sleep Better VA Hands-On Seminar Series, teaching introductory, as well as advanced courses. Teaching other dentists & their staff to incorporate sleep medicine into their practice.
Adjunct faculty member at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry. VCU Dentistry
Member of the American Dental Association American Dental Association, ADA logo
Member of the Virginia Dental Association Virginia Dental Association
Member of the Richmond Dental Society Richmond Dental Society
Member of the Midlothian Study Club
Member of the Implant Forum of Virginia
Member of the International Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics (IACA).

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