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Welcome to Monacell Orthodontics

We are a locally owned orthodontic practice caring for patients of all ages from Richmond, VA, and the Tri-City area.

We offer a full range of orthodontic treatment to give you a functional, straight smile. Our experienced staff will work with you to select a treatment that fits both your needs and lifestyle.

We use cutting edge orthodontic technology to make treatments as comfortable and reliable as possible while producing remarkable results.

Why Choose Us:

  • Advanced orthodontic technology
  • Variety of treatment options
  • Complimentary Consultation
Dr. John Monacell

Dr. Monacell has been practicing orthodontics for over 40 years in Sandston and Mechanicsville. Most of his employees have been with him over 10 years. He also served in the Air Force before he established his private practice. He and his wife, Jane have been married almost 50 years and have 2 grown daughters and a precious granddaughter. Dr. Monacell treats his patients with the same care and quality as he would treat his own family members.

See what our patients have to say:


Absolutely! From the moment I walked in I was absolutely wowed. This was a top notch customer experience. The team was passionate, knowledgeable, friendly and welcoming. The care was state of the art and the level of personal attention was outstanding. I will recommend Monacell Orthodontics to everyone I know! Thanks so much to this wonderful team! I’m excited to start my treatment under the care of a highly professional and knowledgeable staff!

— Colin M.

I was 25yo when I got my braces from Dr. Monacell and it changed my life. I firmly believe you are never too old to improve yourself and you shouldn’t have to live feeling self-conscious about your smile. Years later my son has almost completed his Phase 1 treatment and his results are beautiful. If you want excellent treatment for yourself or your loved one, this is the orthodontist you want to go to. The staff is friendly and welcoming.

— B.N. Toler

Dr. Monacell was my orthodontist when I was a teenager and he is my children’s orthodontist now! The staff is amazing and informative. My daughter is excited to start her invisalign treatment in a few weeks.

— Kathy L.

My son started seeing Dr. Monacell when he was 7 years old. Unlike others who we had consulted with, Dr. Monacell had a plan for his teeth that did not include pulling permanent teeth! I am very satisfied with the care, the office, the efficiency as well as the treatment. Our appointments are smooth and quick and the staff is wonderful. I look forward to a long relationship with Monacell Orthadontics for both of my kids!

— Colin M.