All professionals at Heritage Hunt Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Chris Houser, DMD, PC
Dentist in Gainesville, VA and Haymarket, VA
Heritage Hunt Dental
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.
After serving in the Army, Dr. Houser associated with two of Northern Virginia’s finest group dental practices. In 2005, he received a fellowship award from the Academy of General Dentistry acknowledging his diligence in pursuing continuing dental education. In 2006, Dr. Houser finally realized his dream of starting his own dental practice.
Dr. Houser and his wife, Mimsie, reside in Aldie, Virginia, and have three children. In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoors, training for sprint triathlons, home improvement, Steelers football, and vacationing at the shore. Dr. Houser also volunteers for medical mission trips with Park Valley Church (Haymarket) to Haiti.
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 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.
Dr. Wilson provides comprehensive dental care to all of her patients, earning their trust by advocating only what is best for their health. Her goal is to provide sincere and compassionate care. She wants patients to feel comfortable, cared for, and wants every trip to see her to be a positive experience for them. Dr. Wilson takes pride in her clinical skills, and continuously keeps herself up to date with research and continuing education and training. Dr. Wilson is a member of the American Dental Association, and Northern Virginia Dental Society.
Outside of work, Dr. Wilson and her husband are outnumbered by two children, two dogs, and one cat. She enjoys being around kind people, cooking, traveling, and buying far more plants than she has space for, but most of all spending time with her family.