Why Choose Us?

We are Different!

We look at EVERY patient and say, “How would I treat this person if this were my daughter or my brother? How can I give this person the best treatment based on their goals?” Sometimes, people want dramatic changes while other times they just want a few small tweaks. Well, we love a challenging case and we have the experience to treat “normal” cases quickly and effectively. In fact, we love this stuff so much, we even teach our secrets to other orthodontists and future orthodontists. How else do we stand out at Gardner & La Rochelle Orthodontics? We’re glad you asked!

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We’re orthodontic nerds! We use the latest software to manipulate braces and Invisalign® to do it better. We get results more efficiently, effectively and comfortably for patients of all ages.

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Collaborative Approach

Our doctors work together and collaborate on each and every patient. What’s unique is that you get three expert doctors reviewing your case throughout your treatment, which helps ensure the best possible outcome.

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We’ve been perfecting smiles in Richmond since 1998. Our doctors have over 40 years of combined experience and they attended top-tier dental schools and orthodontic residency programs.

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We create smiles not just with our fantastic results but also in the experience we provide. We pride ourselves on making visits fun and you’ll feel at home in our relaxed, welcoming atmosphere.

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Leaders in the Field

Dr. Gardner has been on faculty in the orthodontic program at VCU for 20 years. He’s also one of two international Invisalign faculty from the state of Virginia and he lectures on the treatment across the globe. Both Dr. Tang and Dr. La Rochelle have received awards for their work!

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With on-time appointments, two locations and high-tech processes, treatment at Gardner & La Rochelle Orthodontics will work for your busy lifestyle.


Flexible Financing and All-Inclusive Cost

We accept most insurance and we offer flexible financing options to make getting your dream smile fit your budget. Our cost is all-inclusive and includes the entire treatment, retainers and one year of retainer checks. There are no extra fees!

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Diamond Plus Invisalign® Providers

The Diamond Plus Invisalign distinction means we’re among the top 1% of Invisalign providers in the country when it comes to case experience. Thanks to our expertise, we can treat even complex issues with clear aligners.

Rave Reviews

See what our Richmond Invisalign and braces patients are saying about their experience at Gardner & La Rochelle Orthodontics!

Book a Free Consultation

Every new smile starts with a complimentary consultation. Book your free exam with an expert orthodontist today!

Check Out Our Offices

Both of our bright, modern offices were designed with your comfort in mind. Take a look around.