Meet Dr. Al

Ibrahim Y. Alhussain, DMD

"The best part of being an orthodontist is the satisfaction I receive when I see the continuous improvement in the physical and emotional well-being of my patients.

Orthodontics allows me to change lives. It is meaningful to me to have skills that may be used to improve a person’s smile, giving them a renewed sense of confidence . 

The opportunity to establish life-long relationships and friendships with my patients and their families is so rewarding. My patients are amazing individuals. No matter their age, 7 or 77, I learn something from each of them and they make me smile. The trust that develops between us is humbling. I am always touched by their excitement when I remove their braces, and they see their new and improved smile for the first time. It is contagious and wonderful!

Patients visiting my practice have access to an incredible team of talented, compassionate individuals that I have the privilege of working alongside every day. Together, we do our best to accommodate the needs of those we care for. All of us are highly experienced and exceptionally skilled in working with anxious patients and in providing comfort and reassurance.

We cannot wait to help transform your smile!"

Dr. Ibrahim Y Alhussain received his dental degree (DMD), from The School of Dental Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania. He then went on to receive his orthodontic certificate in 2006 from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York as The Advanced Standing Resident.

His journey in the dental field first started in France at The University of Louis Pasteur of Strasbourg where he obtained his DDS degree. He then proceeded to receive an orthodontics degree and gained six years of experience as an orthodontist before moving on to advance his career in The United States.

Dr. Al served as a faculty member at the University of Louis Pasteur and at The University of Pennsylvania, as well as lecturer in various international Orthodontic meetings. He was also a member of the Craniofacial team of Professor Lacoste at Louis Pasteur University Hospital treating patients with cleft lip and palate.

He is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, and World Federation of Orthodontists. He is also a member, among others, of the American Dental Association, Virginia Dental Association, Friends of the Dental and Craniofacial Research, and the European Orthodontic Society.

In addition to being committed to his family, Dr. Al, a Virginian since 1998, has been serving the Northern Virginia community by raising dental health awareness in local schools. He is also a member of the Smile Train Charity Group, a charity near and dear to his heart that provides free cleft surgeries for children around the world. In his spare time Dr. Al enjoys playing soccer and chess, as well as spending time with his wife and four children.

Dr. Al welcomes patients from Tysons Corner, McLean, Fairfax, Falls Church, and Vienna.

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