Dr. Bettinger was born in Richmond, VA and went to the College of William & Mary for a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She completed medical school at the Medical College of Virginia, now VCU, and completed her Family Practice residency at Chesterfield Family Practice. Dr. Bettinger is Board Certified in Family Medicine with special interests in women’s health, geriatrics and holistic care. Cynthia is married with three adult children, 2 dogs, 3 cats and 4 chickens. When she is not caring for patients, you can find her enjoying her animals, reading, gardening and traveling.