Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington

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Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC
5101 Wisconsin Ave NW #107, Washington, DC 20016
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Opens today at 8:00am
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Monday8:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday8:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday8:00am - 2:00pm
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At Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington, we take pride in offering our patients top-tier, trustworthy, and convenient dental care. One thing that you can count on when you visit us, whether its for a checkup and cleaning or dental implants, is that we custom-tailor our dentistry to fit your unique needs and educate you on the best practices to keep your smile healthy. Below, you can read a few other traits that make our dental office stand out from all the rest in the area.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

From the moment you enter our dental office to the moment you leave, youll be able to feel the effort our entire team puts into making each of your visits enjoyable, educational, and comfortable. We hope to be known as the lifelong dental home for families in Washington, which is why we always make sure to spend time getting to understand each of our patients.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

From childrens dental checkups and cleanings to the placement and restoration of dental implants, our experienced team of dentists is able to offer dental care for all of your loved ones, regardless of their oral needs and age. You can view our complete menu of services by clicking on the link below.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DCAesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Our team is composed of an experienced group of dental professionals with decades of collective experience under their belts! By working together, our team does everything within their power to make each patients visit smooth and enjoyable. Whether youre visiting us for a routine checkup and cleaning or an advanced dental implant procedure, you can always count on us to provide you with outstanding results and excellent customer service.

Dr. Obholz says that the best aspect of being a dentist is the freedom. She has the freedom to pursue the level of excellence she believes is necessary to help a patient achieve their goals. This freedom enables her to deliver all aspects of care at the highest possible level and make our dental office a truly unique place in the DC area. Before you meet her in person, you can learn a little more about Dr. Obholzs background below.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Growing up, Dr. Obholz was always petrified of going to the dentist. She grew up in the former Soviet Union, and after coming to the United States, she immediately took advantage of the superior medical and dental care. She ended up going to the dental clinic at the University of Minnesota and was diagnosed with 13 cavities! During the process of getting everything fixed (which took a long time), she became friends with her student-dentist, learned more about the profession, and decided to become a dentist herself.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

After graduating from the Scientific Sports Medicine Institute in her native Uzbekistan, Dr. Yelena Obholz received her undergraduate degree from the University of Minnesota and her D.D.S. degree from the New York University College of Dentistry. She then completed a residency at Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, where she did advanced work in periodontics, oral surgery, and prosthodontics. Since then, she has taken specialty training through the Las Vegas Institute, Chao Pinhole Academy, and the CEREC Pace Program for advanced cosmetic restorations.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Dr. Obholz has been married to her wonderful husband, Jonathan, for over 25 years, and they have three amazing children, Aidan, Alexandra, and Marina. She also has two rescue dogs, Cinnamon (Yorkie) and Pablo (Shih Tzu). When she isnt relaxing at home, she loves to travel and take adrenaline-driven RV trips. Previously, her adventures have included rafting 270 miles in the Grand Canyon, hiking Zion and the Badlands, and skiing at Jackson Hole. On the lighter side of things, she likes to spend time on the family pontoon, reading, and practicing yoga.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

When she was little, Dr. Bassilys grandpa used to chase her around the house with his dentures in hand, and it was terrifying! It inadvertently helped her focus her career search on dentistry because she was concerned about keeping her teeth so she wouldnt ever have to get full dentures. Dentistry is also a mixture of art and science her two passions. Every day, she has the opportunity to be creative and use her hands to make something beautiful and functional. Most importantly, she loves meeting different people from many backgrounds and helping restore their confidence with a healthy smile.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Dr. Bassily earned her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of South Florida. Her major was in biomedical sciences, and she also completed a minor in public health. She went on to the University of Florida College of Dentistry to obtain her dental degree. After dental school, she decided to complete an extra year of training at the University of Florida through an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency, during which she learned to place dental implants and complete more complex cases. She has also taken courses through the Dawson Academy, Implant Educators, and is certified through the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. She is Invisalign certified as well.

Dr. Bassilys parents are Egyptian immigrants who came to the US to seek better opportunities. She and her brother were raised in Florida, and she eventually met her husband through her church at the Coptic Medical Conference for young healthcare providers. They were married in 2018 and moved to DC for her husbands residency (he is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Georgetown University).

In her free time, Dr. Bassily loves to bake desserts and play music on the piano as well as an Egyptian string instrument called the qanun. She also loves to travel, and she combines this with her passion for dentistry by regularly going on dental mission trips. In the past, she has served in Namibia, Ecuador, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Bolivia, Guatemala, and Egypt.

Dr. Bruhn believes that the key to great dentistry is a trusting relationship between the patient and doctor. She loves having the opportunity to form longstanding connections with people while providing them with comprehensive, quality dental care in a comforting environment. To start getting to know Dr. Bruhn ahead of your first visit, read on below.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Dr. Bruhn decided to become a dentist when she had braces as a teenager. She was mesmerized by how much orthodontics could completely change a person's smile and their whole face. She went to dental school with orthodontics in mind, but after she got there, she realized that dentistry goes beyond giving people straight teeth and fell in love with the beauty of general dentistry.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Dr. Bruhn attended the University of Notre Dame before earning her dental degree at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. This was followed by completing a General Practice Residency at the Baltimore VA Hospital, during which she received advanced training on providing root canals, extractions, dental implants, crown and bridgework, and more. She continues to expand her education through her membership in the Academy of General Dentistry.

Aesthetic & Family Dentistry of Washington - General dentist in Washington, DC

Dr. Bruhn and her husband live in DC. Her parents are in the area as well, and if she isnt hanging out with them, she loves visiting her older sister and playing with her adorable nephews. Her parents are originally from Hungary, and most of her extended family is still there, so she tries to visit them at least once a year. At home, her hobbies include cooking, baking, skiing, and trying new restaurants.

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Rating 4.8 out of 5 based on 119 reviews

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Mary C Valko
4 weeks ago
Everyone is wonderful! Very thorough and extremely thoughtful and super friendly.


Aparna Miano
4 weeks ago
Very professional and personable staff. Always courteous on phone, no waiting, clean and spacious office.


Anastasia
4 weeks ago
Amazing experience at the Aesthetic& Family Dentistry! Staff is courteous, friendly and professional. Special thank you to Fina, Dental Hygienist, who has soft hands and caring and gentle attitude. Dr. Obholz is a super star!! Highly recommend!


roger Lowery
2 months ago
Always efficient, kind and knowledgeable.


Troy Hill
2 months ago
Needed a replacement crown... Dr. Bassily and Lamika were amazing. Less than 2 hours to create a new one. Highly recommended.


Peter Boyce
3 months ago
My 16-year-old Son, who usually doesn't relax in the dentist's chair, was made comfortable and easily treated and cared for by the dental professionals at Aesthetic and Family Dentistry. I strongly recommend this business for all aspects of dental health. Moreover, the care and professional services rendered to my 15-year-old Son, who was maturing from one pediatric dentist for the past 10-years, was exemplary...


Kevin Scott
3 months ago
Wow, where should I start. Perfect location, relaxing environment and most importantly the staff is truly amazing. From the moment I entered the office I was greeted in a professionally and courteous matter. Special thanks to Lamika, Fina and Dr. Brassily for making my first visit a delightful experience.


Stacey Crawford
3 months ago
I have been looking for a great dental team for quite a while, and I finally landed at the right practice! The quality of service and true team approach made this the best dental practice that I've ever experienced. Everyone on the team took the time to explain what to expect and even made sure that I understood what my insurance would and would not cover up front. Most important, I appreciate their expertise and how they made me feel comfortable throughout the visit. Lamika and Dr. Bruhn were great!


Adriana Garibotti
3 months ago
Excellent attention


Diane Millar
3 months ago
I love this place (and I hate dentists!!). They do one-day crowns relatively fast and definitely painless. Great for people with busy schedules or who aren't in town long. Professional and painless. I've had two crowns done here - one a year and a half ago and never a problem afterwards, and one today which feels great. Highly recommended.


Finley Tobin
4 months ago
I had another great experience at the dentist ... Dr Obholz and Lamika were professional, gentle, and attentive! Thank you!


Guilherme Kisteumacher
5 months ago
Excellent! Great doctors and very welcoming staff. Very grateful for Dr. Bassily, Lamika and Khina for their great work. Highly recommend it.


Jan Bufkin
5 months ago
As always, the staff and treatment at Aesthetic and Family Dentistry was professional and caring. I give them total credit for the healthy and attractive condition of my teeth. My family and I enjoy going to the dentist! It is a peaceful and rewarding experience every time.


Irina Serova
5 months ago
An exceptional experience and service, I came for cleaning and whitening procedures. We found out that I need to do a filling and a crown replacement, since I have a pretty busy schedule I asked if we can do all of this today! And I was simply impressed that I was able to accomplish all of that the same visit! It was an amazing experience, as always! Khina was with me from the start till the very end, explained everything, provided an amazing service and simply being a beautiful human being! Thank you very much Khina!!! Dr. Obholz, as always blows my mind with her knowledge, skills and making my life easier, Dr. Obholz I really appreciate your work of art!!! Amie, beautiful as always, thank you for providing all information I needed to make this treatment fast and easy!!! Svetla, it was nice to meet you today and thank you for a warm welcoming and your assistance with Wi-Fi! Beautiful Amie - thank you so much for your warm welcoming! Mary - you did an excellent job with a cleaning my teeth, it feels so smooth and healthy, thank you a lot! Dr. Obholz, I feel that I am in safe hands, thank you many times! Mira, thank you for a quick check out. I can't wait to see you all in 6 months!


Victoria Ouellette
6 months ago
Aesthetic & Family Dentistry on Wisconsin Ave is the most incredible dentist I've ever been to! Every staff member is friendly and helpful. From booking to insurance to the services themselves, I am extremely satisfied! I was able to get a desirable appointment time (4:45 pm) that works with my schedule. While there, I found out I needed 2 fillings. During the appointment, Amie checked with my insurance so when I checked out I would know the exact cost to pay when I returned. She also helped me find an appointment just 5 days later to get the fillings! Khina was an amazing hygienist in my cleaning and was very friendly. Lamika was incredible as the hygienist during my fillings. Both Khina and Lamika made me feel so welcomed and talked with me as a person, not just a patient. Dr. Obholz is without a doubt a phenomenal dentist. She talked through every step of both appointments. She helped explain every step that she took and even showed me the pictures of the teeth that required fillings. Dr. O also provided above necessary care in offering numbing gel when she knew it would be a painful area. She talked through what the process would be like at my initial appointment and the day of. She completed both fillings with no numbing and I was in and out of the office within 15 minutes. I felt very comfortable the entire time and I am extremely happy to have found such an incredible office right in my neighborhood. If you are considering booking here, I highly recommend!


Yana Nemtseva
6 months ago
Very happy with services. Everyone in the office is very pleasant and professional. Facility is very clean and welcoming. Doctor Obholz is knowledgeable, gentle and caring. My teeth now look beautiful. Overall great experience.


Cherub Nicholls
6 months ago
Excellent service and warm hospitality.


Betsy Johnson
6 months ago
I've been a patient at Aesthetic & Family Dentistry for almost a decade now and I can't imagine going anywhere else for my dental work. The entire staff is friendly, considerate, and attentive to my needs. Scheduling is easy and they are up front and communicative about insurance coverage and cost. Recently, I've had the pleasure of being treated by Dr. Bruhn and Lamika--both of whom I trust completely to provide the highest quality advice and treatment.


Meredith DeFalco
7 months ago
All I can say is WOW. The people here are tremendously nice, helpful, and professional. They really take comfort into account, making dental work a pleasant experience, which is really saying something. My dental hygienist was Ruth, and my doctor was Dr. Obholz, and I adore both of them. I'm really looking forward to my next dental appointment!


Margot Michelle
7 months ago
I had such a great dental appointment today with Lamika and Dr. Bruhn. The cleaning was extremely thorough and efficient. Lamika also offered many helpful tips for ways to improve my dental hygiene and relieve the discomfort I was experiencing. She made me feel very comfortable with fun and engaging conversation. Overall, a great experience.


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