Dentists

River City Dental Group

All our professionals at River City Dental Group maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Tom Danford, D.D.S.

  • Originally from New Matamoras, OH
  • Graduate of Ohio State University School of Dentistry
  • Practiced dentistry in Marietta since 1988
  • Dr. Danford and his wife, Joyce, have three children: Hillary, Kate, and Hunter.
  • Dr. Danford enjoys spending time with his family, singing, camping and traveling.
  • Dr. Danford is a big OSU Buckeye fan and tries to make it to most home football games.
  • Member of the ADA, ODA, and Muskingum Valley Dental Society
 

Matt Hiener, D.D.S.

  • Originally from Waterford, OH
  • Graduate of West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 2012.
  • Dr. Hiener and his wife, Brooke, have two childred: Connor and Colton.
  • Dr. Hiener enjoys golfing, hunting, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
  • He also enjoys playing with his dog Annie, a black lab.
  • Member of the ADA, ODA, and Muskingum Valley Dental Society
  • Dr. Hiener was awarded multiple awards while in dental school including:
  • Quintessence Award for Best Restorative Dentist  
  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons Implant Award 
  • American College of Dentists Award- awarded to the student who best exemplifies the mission of the Dental School, which is to promote excellence, ethics, professionalism, and leadership.
 

Blake Johnson, D.D.S.

  • Originally from Parkersburg, WV
  • Graduate of West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 2015
  • Dr. Johnson is happily married to his wife, Christina.
  • They adopted a chocolate laborador, named Max.
  • Dr. Johnson enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, playing fetch with his dog,
  • Cycling, and appreciates unique dining experiences.
  • Member of the ADA, ODA, and Muskingum Valley Dental Society