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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

McKinley Price, DDS

Your dentist is a member of the doctor mastery program

Dr. Price, DDS is an esteemed member of the Doctor Mastery Program. The five-year program consists of clinical training conducted by world renowned clinicians, from building on foundational skills and advancing to mastery of the most complex dental care.

"It is my great honor to serve the dental needs of this community. Being able to help patients realize their wishes for improved oral health and brighter smiles is a wonderful experience and I’m delighted to be a part of that."

My Mission:

"I aim to provide the most gentle, caring dental experience for all my patients. I also educate my patients on the benefits of prevention and early restorative treatment that will not only save patients money, but greatly improve their health as well."


Howard University School of Dentistry, Washington, DC

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships:

Certified in General Anesthesia

Fellow of the Virginia Dental Association, Fellow of the American College of Dentists, Fellow of the International College of Dentists, Fellow of Pierre Fauchard Academy

Personal Attention Professional Care:

"Dentistry is constantly evolving, so in order to stay ahead of the curve, it’s necessary to improve upon your own skills and expertise. I’m a firm believer in this, and in order to provide the best care I can, I will continually seek out new opportunities to expand my dentistry knowledge."

Life & Hobbies:

Dr. Price currently resides in Newport News, VA with his wife, Valerie Scott Price. He has two children, Marcia Simone Price and McKinley L. Price II, DDS. McKinley is also the Mayor of Newport News and involved with the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity and Sigma Pi Phi Boule’. In his spare time, he also enjoys tennis and golf.