Washington DC Dentist Blog

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…

FAQ: Wisdom Teeth

Many people have horror stories about what happened with their wisdom teeth, and a lot of people who don’t otherwise have dental anxiety are afraid of them. Luckily, the dental professionals at Arroyo Center for Aesthetic Dentistry in Washington, DC…

Tips For Protecting Your Teeth This Summer

Now that it is summertime and your kids are home and schedules are changing, it is important to remember to maintain good dental care. Keeping your usual brushing and flossing routine can help keep your oral health on track. At the…

What Is A Dental Implant?

A dental implant can be used to replace one or more missing teeth. A dental implant can be a long-lasting, effective solution for patients suffering from tooth loss. At the Arroyo Center for Aesthetic Dentistry in Washington, DC, we offer a full range of tooth…

Achieve A Beautiful Smile With Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers can help you achieve the smile of your dreams. Porcelain veneers are a permanent restoration used to address a wide range of cosmetic and restorative dental concerns. A highly durable and long lasting solution, a porcelain veneer is created using a thin, translucent…