Welcome to Our Family Dental Practice

Have you wondered if a family dentistry is right for your family? With so many different dental practices everywhere, our team here at McQuiston Dental in Alexandria, Virginia, understands how challenging it can be to figure out which place is best for you and your family needs. That is why... Read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Habits Increase Your Chances of Suffering a Cavity that Requires a Filling

The American Dental Association offers several recommendations to help maintain the health of your teeth, gums, and other oral structures. This includes brushing twice each day, flossing each evening, and regular attendance of a twice-annual dental checkup. Any inconsistencies in your oral hygiene routine or failure to attend your dental... Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Protect Molars and Premolars from Occlusal Tooth Decay

The occlusal biting surfaces of molars and premolars often include deep pits and fissures in the natural tooth enamel. This serves to help the teeth to perform their primary function of chewing and grinding tough foods. Yet there are some individuals who have extreme contrasts in the texture of their... Read more »