Keep Your Infant’s Oral Health in Tip-Top Shape by Doing These Things

Do you want your infant to have a strong and successful smile and oral health? If so, there are things you need to do regularly to keep their little teeth and gums in the best shape possible. To help you know what to do, our dentist, Dr. Scott McQuiston, and... Read more »

Add These Things to Your Routine if You Want Top-Notch Oral Hygiene

Do you have an oral hygiene routine that consists of brushing and flossing? If so, good for you! You’re on your way toward maintaining healthy teeth and gums. If you want a top-notch oral health and smile, then there are a few things you can add to your oral hygiene... Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: CEREC®

Is your unsightly smile causing you enough problems that you're ready to cap them with amazing dental crowns designed with durability efficiency and aesthetics in mind? Are you ready for the benefits that a CEREC dental crown can provide? If so, come in to see us for a CEREC dental... Read more »

First-Aid for a Lost Tooth

If you have had a tooth knocked out, the damage to the soft tissues in your mouth can be extensive and the pain can be severe. You should call Dr. Scott McQuiston at McQuiston Dental for an appointment as soon as possible. While you are waiting to see the dentist,... Read more »

Antiseptic Mouthwash Can Impart More Than Just Cosmetic Benefits

Mouthwash is prized by many people as a way to freshen their breath and loosen food particles. This can be especially helpful if you’ve just eaten a meal with pungent foods or beverages. It’s also worth noting that not all mouthwashes are created equal or prove effective for playing a... Read more »

Determining the Underlying Cause of Tooth Sensitivity Can Play a Crucial Role Developing an Effective Treatment Strategy

Tooth sensitivity discomfort often occurs when you consume hot, cold, sweet, or acidic substances. While you might be able to mask or mitigate discomfort by brushing your teeth with a special toothpaste, it might simply leave an unknown oral health condition untreated. Left untreated the discomfort can increase or allow... Read more »

The Basics of Flossing

If you want a healthy and beautiful smile, then remember flossing is essential. Flossing your teeth each day is essential to keeping your teeth healthy and bright. Here at McQuiston Dental in Alexandria, Virginia, we care about your smile, which is why we want to remind you the importance of... Read more »

Caring For Your New Dentures

Dentures are just one of the ways Dr. Scott McQuiston at McQuiston Dental can help restore your smile. But if you are new to wearing dentures, it’s important that you understand the best way to care for them. Taking proper care of your dentures will help them to remain clean... Read more »

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 »