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Gainesville, VA Dentist - Heritage Hunt Dental

Welcome to Heritage Hunt Dental online! Dr. Chris Houser, your Gainesville and Haymarket dentist, and our friendly dental team are thrilled to provide dental care for patients of all ages. Ours is a family-oriented practice. We are committed to providing you and your family with all the dental care you need to reach healthy, radiant smiles. That is why we offer comprehensive family dentistry. Our dental office uses the latest in dental techniques and technology to provide you and your family with the best dental care possible. We utilize CEREC® technology to provide you with same-day dental restorations. Our dentist provides dental implants for those who have lost one or more permanent teeth. At our office, we use digital imaging, which uses much less radiation than traditional fillings. Heritage Hunt Dental also offers sleep apnea treatment to help you sleep better at night.

Our friendly, outgoing dental team works well together to provide you with excellent, comfortable care. Along with English, we can meet the needs of Spanish-speaking patients. For 15 years, our dentist has provided dentistry in Gainesville, Virginia, and the surrounding areas of Haymarket, Warrenton, Manassas, Bristow, Bull Run, West Gate, Sudley, Groveton, Sudley Springs, Buckland, Greenwich, Vint Hill Farms, and New Baltimore, Virginia. To learn more about us and to schedule a visit, contact our dental office today.

Meet Our Doctors

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  • Chris Houser, DMD, PC
    Dentist in Gainesville, VA and Haymarket, VA

    Dr. Chris Houser was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Grove City College (Pennsylvania) and The University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.

    Dr. Houser is a veteran of the US Army. He graduated from the Army's Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency and Airborne school at Fort Benning, Georgia. Subsequently, he served as the 82nd Airborne Division's dental surgeon at Fort Bragg, NC. Also, during Operation Iraqi Freedom, Dr. Houser served as a reservist at Ft. Wainwright and Ft. Richardson in Alaska.

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  • Alexis Wilson

    Dr. Alexis Wilson was born and raised in Durban, South Africa, and moved to the US to attend school in Boston, MA. Dr. Wilson knew that she wanted a career in which she could interact and care for people, and chose dentistry because of the long-term relationships that dentists form with their patients. After completing a Masters's in Oral Health at Boston University, Dr. Wilson studied dentistry at the University of Washington School Of Dentistry. She then spent 6 years practicing in Seattle before relocating to the DMV area with her family in 2020.

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  • Smile Makeover

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  • Periodontal (Gum) Disease

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  • Oral Hygiene for Kids

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  • Fillings

    If you have never had a cavity, congratulations! If you have had one, you are not alone. About 78% of us have had at least one cavity by the time we reach age 17, according to a 2000 report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Fortunately there's a time-tested treatment for cavities: the dental filling. Fillings ...

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  • Orthodontic FAQs

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  • Sinus Surgery

    If you want to replace a missing or failing tooth with a state-of-the-art dental implant (watch dental implant video), your dentist will first need to make sure that you have sufficient bone in your jaw to anchor the implant. This is true no matter what type of tooth is being replaced. However, if it ...

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