San Francisco dentist discusses, “What is teeth whitening? Discovering how to achieve a brighter smile”



What is Teeth Whitening in San Francisco area

Your smile is often the first thing others notice. What is your smile saying about you? A whiter, more radiant smile can give you confidence, help you make a good impression, and make you feel better about your appearance. Regardless of the reason, teeth whitening can give you the results that you desire. Professional teeth whitening has become a popular cosmetic dental procedure in San Francisco because it provides beautiful, dramatic results in very little time. At the office of Dr. Leo Arellano, DDS, we have multiple whitening options to make your smile noticeably whiter and brighter. Whether you want … Continue reading

Professional teeth whitening offered by a cosmetic dentist in San Francisco, CA



San Francisco, CA dentist, Dr. Arellano, is a dentist who offers professional whitening solutions for patients seeking cosmetic enhancement

One of the most common complaints about the appearance of the smile is dull or discolored teeth. When yellowing and discoloration occur, it may be time to speak to a professional about the benefits of using professional teeth whitening procedures in the San Francisco, CA area. Dr. Leo Arellano is a cosmetic dentist who can assist with brightening the smile using professional-grade products. What methods of whitening are provided? While there is a myriad of whitening products in the oral care aisles in your local drugstore, many of these fall short in providing real results. Additionally, using them over and … Continue reading

Dentist in San Francisco, CA helps patients brighten their smiles with home teeth whitening



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC helps patients brighten their smiles with home teeth whitening

When people’s smiles no longer sparkle because their teeth have become dull, discolored, or yellowed, they may find themselves looking for ways to bring back the whiteness and the shine. A quick trip to the local drugstore or a scan of the infomercials on a late night will show a number of products that promise to deliver dramatic results quickly. While these products may sound like the perfect solution, many patients in San Francisco, CA, find that they don’t usually live up to their promises. Furthermore, if not used properly, they can actually cause discomfort, pain, or damage to the … Continue reading

Professional Teeth whitening in San Francisco, CA is a great way to brighten your smile



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Providing Professional Teeth whitening in San Francisco

Many of us love our morning cup of coffee, or our evening glass of cabernet. However, while these indulgences may be enjoyable, they can wreak havoc on our teeth, leaving a yellow and stained smile. In addition, habits such as smoking or chewing tobacco can also cause teeth to look yellow or discolored. It’s easy to be intrigued by the allure of over-the-counter whitening options. They are convenient, affordable, and often make lofty promises. They seem like a great choice for a quick fix, but unfortunately, most people are left with less than expected results. Drug store whitening kits are … Continue reading

Options for tooth whitening in San Francisco



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Providing Options for tooth whitening in San Francisco

Dr. Leo Arellano and his friendly team are dedicated to providing safe and effective dental care for people from Daly City, San Francisco, and throughout the Bay Area. They offer a wide range of cosmetic services in addition to preventive and restorative dental care. Teeth whitening is safe Dr. Arellano performs a thorough oral examination prior to treatment. If gum disease or other dental issues are present, they will need to be treated before the teeth can be whitened. The doctor will advise the patient on the best course of treatment to meet their goals. Whether an in-office or at-home … Continue reading

The costs vs. the rewards of tooth bleaching in San Francisco



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Explains The costs vs. the rewards of tooth bleaching in San Francisco

Dr. Leo Arellano and his gifted team make smiles sparkle in San Francisco and across the Bay Area with a wide range of professional cosmetic dentistry services. Whether a single dark tooth needs a veneer or all of the teeth need bleaching, they offer effective solutions. The costs of teeth whitening treatments vary, depending on the plan, techniques, and location, but the rewards are universal. Improved appearance – A dingy smile can make someone’s overall appearance seem dingy, no matter how much care is taken with wardrobe choices, accessories, hair styles, or grooming A more youthful look – Discolored teeth … Continue reading

San Francisco smiles sparkle with professional teeth whitening products



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Providing smiles sparkle with professional teeth whitening products

Teeth whitening is the most popular cosmetic dentistry service available today. It is estimated that Americans spend about two billion dollars each year on teeth whitening services and products. Dr. Leo Arellano and his dental team are responsible for many dazzling San Francisco smiles. The source of the stains Tooth enamel consists of microscopic, rod like, hydroxyapatite crystals, and although the surfaces of the teeth may seem very smooth, they are actually porous. Over time, staining particles from food and beverages sink into the pores of the enamel, staining the teeth. Some of the most common contributors to tooth discoloration … Continue reading

Comparing professional and OTC teeth whitening in San Francisco



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Comparing professional and OTC teeth whitening in San Francisco

The demand for whiter teeth and brighter smiles is greater than ever before. Although store shelves are lined with OTC (over the counter) products promising a whiter brighter smile, many people in San Francisco visit Dr. Leo Arellano and his talented dental team when they want to make their smiles sparkle. They know they can rely on the doctor to recommend the treatments that are best for them. Ensuring that teeth whitening is the best option Dr. Arellano first conducts a thorough examination to ensure patients are good candidates for teeth whitening. He will check for factors such as: Existing … Continue reading

How Long Does it Take for Teeth to Become Their Whitest?



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Explains How Long Does it Take for Teeth to Become Their Whitest?

Whitening your teeth has become a common and popular cosmetic procedure for individuals dealing with permanently stained and discolored teeth that may be making them feel very self-conscious about their smile.  What’s great is that there are numerous options available to help you get a whiter, brighter smile.  Whether you’re considering an at-home bleaching treatment or a special in-office dentist visit to brighten your smile, you will see positive results quickly and easily. But exactly how long does it take for teeth to become their whitest?  This varies, depending on a number of factors.  First, the type of stain and … Continue reading

What Is Involved With Teeth Whitening?



Dr. Leo Arellano at Leo Arellano DDS PC Ex plains What Is Involved With Teeth Whitening?

One of the fastest ways to improve your smile is by whitening your teeth. Many patients of Dr. Leo Arellano’s office in San Francisco enjoy teeth whitening. It is fast and effective, as well as extremely affordable. Teeth whitening is one of many cosmetic dentistry treatments that Dr. Arellano can complete for his patients, and one of the most popular. The procedure depends on the whitening method that you select. Dr. Arellano’s San Francisco office offers a number of teeth whitening techniques. At your consultation appointment, he will talk with you about the options available and which one will work … Continue reading


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I’ve been going to Dr. Arellano for about 20 years and I continue because of the excellent care and treatment I get with him and his whole office team. He is both professional and personable.
Recently I had a newer technique of gum surgery/grafting at his office called, “Pinhole Surgical Technique of gum grafting.” I personally found this to be much easier to handle than the other style of gum grafting that I received years ago for the other side of my mouth. That worked, it was where part of my roof of my mouth was cut and surgically sewn onto the gum. However, I much prefer the pinhole technique. It was actually the easiest dental work I’ve had (beyond regular cleaning) It didn’t take too long and it didn’t feel uncomfortable getting it done.... More Reviews