Aesthetic and Family Dentistry of Washington Blog
July 21, 2016
Your tooth enamel is not as bright as it used to be. Years of staining foods and beverages have darkened that once white smile. At Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington, your cosmetic dentist, Dr. Yelena Obholz, takes your smile aesthetics as seriously as your rest of your oral health.
Among other cosmetic dental treatments, she offers Zoom! In-office teeth whitening and a convenient at-home version. Learn how it all works toward your outstanding smile. (more…)
July 7, 2016
Gum disease–from mild gingivitis to dangerous periodontitis–affects almost half of adults over 30 in the United States, says the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta. Past age 65, the number increases to about two-thirds. What can you do about gum disease? Prevention is best, but when the condition has already begun, seek skilled gum disease treatment in DC from Dr. Yelena Obholz. (more…)
June 17, 2016
What would you do for a beautiful smile? DC cosmetic dentistry makes outstanding smile aesthetics more attainable than you may have imagined. Learn what Dr. Yelena Obholz of Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington offers in her ingenious smile makeovers. (more…)
June 1, 2016
Your Washington, DC kids dentist believes a child’s first dental visit sets the stage for long-lasting, healthy smiles. Dr. Yelena Obholz and her staff have great dental skills and chairside attitudes to make young patients–and mom and dad– feel at ease. (more…)
May 20, 2016
Your children’s dental health is paramount. Summer is a great time to schedule their routine exams and cleanings with family dentist, Dr. Yelena Obholz of Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington. From toddlerhood through their teen years and beyond, your kids will receive superior preventive and restorative care in a friendly, happy atmosphere. (more…)
May 12, 2016
Dr. Yelena Obholz serves the Washington DC area with excellent dental and periodontal treatments. Constantly adding to her significant experience in periodontics, oral surgery and prosthodontics, Dr. Obholz is currently enrolled in the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. It’s with this focus on superb dental care that she runs Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington, with a new, state-of-the-art location at 5101 Wisconsin Avenue in DC!
April 7, 2016
Restorative dentistry is more than just a procedure used to correct damaged teeth—it’s an art that requires precision in order for it to be effective. When you need tooth restorations, such as a dental crown, it’s not a one-size-fits-all situation. The treatment and the restorations used have to be customized to fit individual needs and mouth measurements. If a restoration doesn’t fit correction, it opens the door to a host of complications. As a restorative dentist, Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington provides the custom restorations you need in terms of function, appearance and protection.
March 8, 2016
A gummy smile can really impact your level of confidence when you smile. There are a number of reasons that cause a person to have an unusually large amount of gum covering their teeth. However, now you don’t have to let the appearance of the gum impact how you feel about your smile. Gum contouring is a simple and safe procedure used to remove small amounts of gum to create a shapelier smile. Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington has the facts you need to know about reshaping your gums.
February 16, 2016
Anyone who’s ever had imperfect teeth rejuvenated with a dental crown or veneer will tell you one thing — there’s nothing better than the confidence that comes with a beautiful smile. Used to, the process for getting either of these treatments was long and could put the patient at-risk for infection. But when you choose a dentist who employs technology like the CEREC machine for crowns and veneers, you’re able to benefit from a number of advantages — keep reading to find out what.
February 10, 2016
So you’ve just gotten your dental veneers from Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington. Congratulations! With the power of a new, beautiful smile in your hands, we know one thing is for sure: you want your porcelain veneers to last as long as possible — and we agree. That’s why your Washington DC dentist, Dr. Yelena Obholz, has put together a guide on caring for your new veneers. Follow it and you’ll be smiling bright for years to come.