Welcome to Appalachian Orthodontics of Lynchburg

Located in the city of Lynchburg and serving Lynchburg, Forest, Bedford, Madison Heights and the surrounding areas, we offer state of the art orthodontic care for adults, teens and children.

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Premier Invisalign Provider

 Invisalign® straightens teeth without wires and brackets, using clear, customized, removable aligners.
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First Visit Is Free

On your first visit, Dr. Elena Black will perform an oral examination and be able to determine if orthodontic treatment is necessary and answer all your questions. There is no charge for this visit.

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Contact us today for a FREE CONSULTATION. Call (434) 515-0370 or email

Wondering whether you need braces? We’ll do a complimentary evaluation of your case. We’ll tell you what type of treatment we recommend, how long it will take and what the cost will be. We offer a wide variety of treatment options and will work closely with our patients to develop the best treatment plan for your smile with affordable payment options.

About Us

At Appalachian Orthodontics of Lynchburg you are more than a patient, you are family!

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Appalachian Orthodontics

Why choose us

  • Highest standard of orthodontic care
  • Latest technological advances in orthodontics such as Invisalign, clear braces, TADs and accelerated orthodontics
  • Premier Invisalign Provider. Dr. Black has great experience in treating with Invisalign and has attended many CE courses on Invisalign and Invisalign Teen treatments
  • The first orthodontic practice in Lynchburg and the neighboring counties to offer goop-free iTero digital impressions
  • Convenient location (click here for map and directions)
  • Convenient hours – open evenings and Saturdays (by appointment)
  • Will work with most dental insurance companies; complimentary benefit verification so we maximize your benefits and keep out-of-pocket expenses as low as possible

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From the moment we walked into Dr. Black’s office …we felt at home. Dr. Black and her staff have a wonderful family atmosphere and their work is excellent. I would highly recommend Appalachian Orthodontics to everyone.

Penny Hutchinson

Lynchburg, VA

As a teenager I never had braces since my teeth were “straight enough.” Once I entered dental school I realized I wanted my teeth to be perfect. I talked to Dr. Black about correcting my smile and she was more than happy to help and gave me the confidence that it would be an easy fix.

Dr. Black adjusted each individual tooth to be sure they were perfect. She was caring towards me as a patient, and always wanted my feedback on how the treatment was going. You can tell she is very compassionate about her work. My parents have even noticed how much straighter my teeth look. I would recommend her to anyone considering orthodontic work.

Crystal Cunningham

Richmond, VA

Appalachian Orthodontics

Meet the orthodontist

Dr. Elena Black is a dentist with advanced specialty training in Orthodontics. She obtained her Certificate for Advanced Graduate Studies in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics from the Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University under the mentorship of world-renowned orthodontists. Read more