Best Places to Shop While Children Are at the Dentist in Richmond, Virginia

It’s Monday morning, the kids have dental appointments, but you also have a million errands to run, what’s the solution?

Well, luckily for you River Run Dental located in Henrico, VA and in the Richmond area is within close proximity to excellent shopping centers that are sure to fit your many needs. Whether you are on the hunt for groceries so the kids have lunch for the week, need gifts for a special event or just want to take the time to yourself to browse for some new clothes, it is likely you can get many things accomplished while the kids are at the dentist!


If you are in need of groceries there are a few options for you that are within a block from the dental office such as Aldi and Wegmans. For additional stores like Target and Wal-Mart, these are located within a 6-minute drive from the dental office in the Short Pump Crossing Shopping Center.

Clothes and Gifts:

If you are planning on shopping with a purpose or for leisurely looking through the window mannequins, feel free to stop by the Short Pump Town Center Mall also within a 6-minute drive from the dental office. Here you’ll find your usual retail favorites from department stores to the brand name stores.

Additionally, in the same shopping center where you’ll find Target and Wal-Mart (within 6-minutes from the dental office) you’ll find other stores like Home Depot, Kohl’s, Best Buy, REI, HomeGoods and Pier1.

Looking for something specific?

If you are on the search for a specific store, don’t hesitate to ask the staff at our office! We would be more than happy to help with directions or give you any help that we can on locating stores that are on your to-do list for the day!

To best help you, we do suggest if you have a smartphone or any device with GPS navigation that this would be the easiest way to find one of the many stores near our office! Note that CarMax has their headquarters in Richmond, Virginia at 12800 Tuckahoe Creek Pkwy, Richmond, VA. There are a number of car dealerships and CarMax locations in and around Richmond, VA if you want to look at some new or used cars before, during or after your visit to River Run Dental Spa.

Contact Us:

If you would like to request more information on where to shop or would like more suggestions, please feel free to contact us!