Jeryl Abbott, DDS

Dr. Jeryl Abbott earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in economics at Brandeis University and attended Dental School at the Medical College of Virginia, where she graduated magna cum laude as a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) in 1995. She continues her dental education monthly and has received advanced training in implantology, full mouth reconstruction, smile design, Invisalign®, and laser dentistry. Dr. Abbott has practiced in the Midlothian, Virginia area for over 20 years.

As a dentist, Dr. Abbott’s goal is for each patient to smile with confidence and love their smile. She hopes to change lives as she changes smiles.

Dr. Abbott’s hobbies include biking, gardening, cooking, yoga, tennis, movies, and fabulous dinner parties.


Dr. Matthew Stafford

is a native of Chesterfield County, Virginia. He graduated from Brigham Young University, earning a degree in Biology and was awarded his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from VCU. The delicate balance of art, science, education, and patient interaction is what fuels his love for dentistry. He strives to provide his patients with the utmost care and respect and make dental treatment as comfortable as possible. Dr. Stafford is an active member in the community, belonging to the Richmond Dental Society, Virginia Dental Association, American Dental Association. Volunteering his time and knowledge, he finds joy in visiting elementary school classrooms to teach the importance of dental health.In his spare time, Dr. Stafford enjoys running, reading, sports, and outdoor activities. Most of all, he cherishes time with his two children.

Meet Our Team

Our friendly team of dental professionals at Midlothian Dental Arts is devoted to helping you enjoy a healthy, beautiful smile. When you visit our practice, we will provide you with quality, comprehensive dental services to meet your needs and ensure your comfort throughout your entire treatment. We will also make sure that you understand each treatment you receive. We welcome you to contact us at 804-419-5155 to learn more about our courteous dental care in Midlothian, Virginia, and to schedule your appointment with our experienced dentists. We look forward to meeting you!

Terri Norman – Practice Administrator
Terri has been with Midlothian Dental Arts for 4 years. She is the “go-to” girl at our practice, and is always here for our patients. She loves helping our patients enjoy a wonderful experience from start to finish at our practice, and enjoys and contributes to the family atmosphere of our office.

Terri has 2 beautiful children, ages 7 and 11, and loves the outdoors.

Kelly Hendricks – Hygienist
Kelley has been with our team for 2 ½ years. She attended the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in Minneapolis, Minnesota, graduating with her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 1991.

Kelley was born and raised in Southern California, and has since lived in Minnesota, Texas, Nevada, Arizona, and Virginia. She comes to Midlothian Dental Arts with over 25 years of knowledge and experience in all aspects of dentistry. When not at the office taking quality, compassionate care of our patients, you can find her on a field somewhere watching her children play their sports. She loves spending time with her teenage son and daughter, running, dining out, or just relaxing by the pool or at the beach.

Carrie Bloomfield – Hygienist
Check back soon to meet Carrie Bloomfield!

Tricia – Office Manager

Tricia has just recently rejoined our team a few months ago. She previously worked for Dr. Abbott years ago. Tricia has been in dentistry for over 22 years and enjoys every aspect of the field. When not in the office, you can find her spending time with her husband and two beautiful teenage daughters. Along with her husband, she also runs her church youth group.