Meet Dr. Benjamin Dunham

Your Local Dentist in Petersburg & Dinwiddie, VA

The Professional Side

Dr. Benjamin Dunham is a native of the Chesterfield area. He graduated from Midlothian High School and Virginia Tech (Go Hokies!). After spending time working in business, Ben met the love of his life, Dr. Elizabeth Dunham, and decided to return to school to become a dentist. Dr. Ben graduated from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry with his DDS, a boy and twin girls.

He has spent countless hours advancing his education, which includes studying the teaching of world-renowned dentist Frank Spear and helping serve the people of Guatemala on a mission trip advancing his oral surgery skills. Currently, Dr. Ben is learning everything he can about implants. He is attending a year-long course to gain his fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Ben has a passion for dentistry and loves learning as much as he can.

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The Personal Side

Dr. Ben loves spending time with his family. The Dunham family loves taking hikes together and watching movies in the backyard by the campfire.

After practicing in the Tidewater area, the Dunhams moved back to the Chesterfield area to begin their own dental practice in Chester, Virginia. The move back to the area was accompanied by the birth of a new baby girl!


Dr. Ben smiling pointing at a screen in front of Dinwiddie staff

Learn More About
Dinwiddie Dental

Dinwiddie Dental provides comprehensive dental care you and your entire family can enjoy. We provide preventative, restorative, cosmetic, pediatric, and orthodontic services in Dinwiddie & Petersburg, VA. Learn more about our office, request an appointment, or explore the dental services we offer using the links below.

Dinwiddie Dental

6204 Duncan Rd
Petersburg, VA 23803
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Monday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm



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