Dr. Fernando Archuleta and our dental team are excited that you're considering us as your new dental home and would love to welcome you to Century Dental in Germantown, MD! We know you'll be impressed with the quality of our care and our friendly, modern approach to dentistry.
Our team chose dental care as a profession because they love coming to work every day and showing our patients the benefits of achieving a healthy smile. They will always greet you warmly when you arrive and ensure that you are comfortable and feel well cared for throughout your appointment.
At Century Dental, we value you as a patient and will never let you forget how much we appreciate that you've chosen us as your dental home!
We understand that dental visits aren't on anyone's list of fun things to do, but we strive to make yours comfortable and stress-free from the moment you walk through our doors. You can always count on us to support you and help soothe any anxious feelings you might have about your treatment.
If there is anything we can do to improve the quality of your experience with us, please don't hesitate to tell us, and we'll do our best to accommodate you!
If you do require treatment, you can expect complete honesty and transparency from Dr. Archuleta. He uses leading-edge technology like digital x-rays and intraoral cameras to show you what's happening with your oral health and why he recommends treatment. We want to educate you about your oral health needs so you understand them and feel confident about the treatment Dr. Archuleta plans for you.
Dr. Archuleta and our team look forward to welcoming you to our clean, comfortable dental office in Germantown, MD. Until then, please take a few moments to read about the fantastic team of professionals who will be serving you.
Dr. Fernando Archuleta
Dr. Fernando Archuleta is a graduate of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Following training, he returned to Maryland to care for patients in private practice on the Chesapeake Bay and in Laurel. He actively stays up to date in the dynamic field of dentistry to ensure he provides the best possible care for his patients. Dr. Archuleta is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry.
Splitting his childhood between Colorado and Arizona, Dr. Archuleta moved to Maryland in 2000 and is proud to call the D.C. area home. He enjoys traveling, taking food tours, acquiring random knowledge from documentaries and NPR, and cheering on the Wolverines.
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Kathy attended New York City Technical College and started working in the dental hygiene field in 1990. She has been a valued member of the Century Dental team since 2019.
Kathy loves getting to know patients and their families and establishing personal connections with them. In her role as a dental hygienist, Kathy provides oral exams, dental cleanings, scaling and polishing, dental x-rays, fluoride varnish, sealants, and patient education. She enjoys helping patients make improvements to their oral health that in turn help improve their overall health.
When she’s not at work helping patients, Kathy is busy with her family, including her husband, their two teenage boys, her 89-year-old mother, and their collie, Taz.
Anteja received her dental assistant training at Kaplan University Central Florida and has been part of the team at Century Dental since 2010. Some of her duties include assisting the dentist chairside, taking x-rays and impressions, and performing fluoride applications and Zoom! teeth whitening procedures.
Outside of dentistry, Anteja enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Olena received her dental training in Ukraine and has been working in the dental field since 2016. She started with the Century Dental team in 2020 and works at our front desk, answering calls, scheduling appointments, and doing billing. She enjoys meeting new patients and is happy to help guide them through their treatment and the insurance process.