October 22, 2017
As 2017 draws to a close, it’s time to make checklists of all the things we need to do before welcoming in 2018. Celebrations with friends and family, year-end work obligations, and more. Even though we’re all busy at this time of the year, adding a trip to the dentist may be in your best interest. At the end of the year, dental insurance coverage that goes unused will likely be lost as the plan rolls over into a new benefit year. Keep reading to find out how to avoid losing the investment you’ve already made in your oral health.
August 26, 2017
Missing even a single tooth can dramatically impact your oral and overall health, speech and chewing abilities, and self-confidence. Unfortunately, traditional tooth replacement options aren’t always much of an improvement since they only restore the parts of teeth visible above the gum line. Dental implant supported tooth replacement is the only restoration option that replaces both the roots and crowns of lost teeth. Keep reading to find out why more and more dentists each year are recommending prosthetics supported by dental implants to improve quality of life for patients with one or more missing teeth.
December 23, 2016
CEREC crowns remake decayed, injured or malformed teeth in one dental visit. Customized by your dentist in Washington, DC, Dr. Yelena Obholz, CEREC crowns restore oral function and beautify your smile without long wait times or messy oral impressions. The results are simply amazing!
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…)
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…)
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.