Washington DC Dentist Blog

What Are the Signs of Gum Disease?

Over half of American adults suffer from periodontal disease, also commonly called gum disease. In fact, periodontal disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in adults in the developed world and is linked to several other health problems such…

Is Sugar Really That Bad For Your Teeth?

Dentists have been warning us about the dangers of sugar to our teeth for decades, but health information is always changing. One day something is bad and the next it's good, so could that be true for sugar and our…

Are Permanent Dentures Right For Me?

Dental implants are already an excellent way to replace one or multiple missing teeth, but did you know that they can also be used to support a full set of permanent dentures? Washington, DC dentists Dr. Jeremi Arroyo and and…

Top 10 Dental Care Tips

It can be confusing to know what health advice to follow, especially when it comes to your teeth. The experts from the Arroyo Center for Cosmetic Dentistry in Washington, DC have the top 10 dental care tips to keep your…

FAQ: What to Know About Dental Fillings

People get cavities filled all the time. Does it feel like every time you go to the dentist you need another filling? The Arroyo Center for Aesthetic Dentistry in Washington, DC can help explain what fillings are, why people need…

You’re Not Too Old For Invisalign

Crooked or overlapping teeth can be more than a source of embarrassment. They can also have negatively affect your oral health by changing the stability and function of your bite, which could lead to problems down the road. How Do…

Why Should I Consider Cosmetic Dentistry?

If you’re dealing with crooked, overcrowded, chipped, or broken teeth, you might be considering restoring your smile through dental procedures. But aside from the cosmetic appeal what other reasons are there to fix your teeth? You may be surprised to…

Know the Signs of Gum Disease

Periodontal disease affects half of Americans over age 30, yet most people don’t even know they have it. This disease of the gums is the leading cause of tooth loss in the developed world, and has also been linked to…

5 Reasons for Tooth Pain

When you’re experiencing tooth pain, the sooner it can be relieved, the better. Pain is your body’s signal to you that something isn’t right and there’s a problem that needs to be addressed. When your teeth hurt, it’s best to…

Back to a Cavity-Free School Year

While you’re busy packing school lunches and making sure homework gets done, make sure your kids get their teeth checked, too. Young teeth can still get cavities, and they often go overlooked. Make sure you visit the Arroyo Center for…